Category Archives: Other Leica stuff

Leica at Photokina 2016

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Leica did not impress their fans at Photokina like they have done in previous shows. Many M fans did not get what they have hoped for, but we have to understand the situation the camera industry is today: product life cycles are getting longer, budgets are cut and this is the case with many other companies, […]

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Dr. Andreas Kaufmann: “Leica will never enter the action camera market”

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In a recent interview at Photokina with Les Numeriques, Dr. Andreas Kaufmann shared his view about the future of the photography market:

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The 2016 Miami Street Photography Festival

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There is less than one week left to submit your photos for the 2016 Miami Street Photography Festival if you’re interested in competing. Last year, I met quite a few readers attending and competing, so get your entries in if you’re interested in participating and potentially winning a Leica Q.

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New Leica store in Sydney, Australia

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Leica Camera Australia are advertising on SEEK Australia for a manager and store manager in the middle of Sydney at the Queen Victoria Building, or QVB as the locals like to call it. There seems to be no additional information on the new store. The building typically has boutique clothing stores in it. As far […]

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Invitation for “world preview of new Leica cameras” on September 30th sent out in Singapore

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A reader sent me this invitation described as “an exclusive preview session” from Leica Camera about an upcoming event in Singapore on September 30th. One of bullet points says “World preview of NEW Leica cameras”:

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Leica shows Leicina VC digital concept camera at Photokina

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    Leica has this Leicina VC concept digital camera on display at their Photokina 2016 booth (years ago Leica had a film Leicina camera):

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Huawei Mate 9 rumored to have dual Leica-branded camera with OIS

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Huawei is rumored to announce a new Mate 9 smartphone with a dual Leica-branded camera equipped with OIS:

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