Category Archives: Other Leica stuff

Leica Store San Francisco grand opening

Leica Store San Francisco held its grand opening reception on August 14, 2014. The store has been designed to embody both the unique character of San Francisco and the essence of Leica. There are beautiful wood floors, exposed brick walls, historic wood columns that are combined with Leica’s minimalistic black and red leather lined fixtures. […]

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Updated list of rumored/expected new Leica products for Photokina

Here is an updated list from my previous post on the rumored/expected new Leica products for Photokina: Leica V-Lux Typ 114 camera Leica M Monochrom Typ 230 camera Leica S medium format camera New Leica cloud service for photographers Leica D-Lux 6 replacement Leica X Typ 113 camera Leica M-E camera replacement New Leica 35mm f/2.0 […]

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Leica links from around the Web

Here are some Leica links from around the Web – I already posted them on the blog’s Facebook page in the past few weeks:   → This Leica M3 cutaway camera is listed on eBay for EUR 12,000 (via neotype). → Detailed 3D model of the Leica M Typ 240 camera is now available in different formats. […]

Construction of Leica camera from 1957
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Leica Camera announces Leica Store San Francisco opening

Here is some more info on the Leica Store San Francisco opening: San Francisco, CA (August 14th, 2014) Leica Camera announces the opening of the Leica Store San Francisco in partnership with Camera West of Walnut Creek and Rancho Mirage. Kicking off the launch with a private reception on August 14th and events open to the […]

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Leica fans can expect “exciting news” at Photokina *UPDATED*

AmateurPhotographer published an interview with Leica Camera UK general manager Jason Heward who promised that “At Photokina we will make a real statement about the brand and our ambitious plans”. You can read the entire interview here. Some of the previously rumored new Leica products expected at Photokina are:

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Leica Store Kyoto (video)

Leica Store Kyoto is a flagship store located on Hanamikoji Street in the Gion district, which represents the rich history and culture of this ancient city. This is where Japan’s traditional beauty and elegance are on full display. The store is in a beautifully renovated 100 year-old, two-story townhouse (Machi-ya). The original structure, as well […]

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Alejandro Cegarra: Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award Winner 2014 (video)

Alejandro Cegarra shares the story and inspiration behind “The Other Side of the Tower of David,” which is dedicated to the squatters in an abandoned tower block in Caracas and his winning project for the Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award 2014.

2014 Oskar Barnack Award
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