Monthly Archives: December 2008

Happy Holidays from LR and a ThinkTank coupon

Happy Holidays from LR! May Joy, Peace, Love and the Force be with you! Believe in the magic and in Leica Rumors… and the coupon… ThinkTank needs no introduction. Use this link for orders of $50 or more directly from Think Tank Photo and receive one of those bags for free: All The Other Stuff […]

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Leica D-Lux 4 Titan on eBay

Leica D-Lux 4 Titan showed up on eBay (this is a high res image – click for better view).

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Leica CF 22 compact flash for D-Lux 4

Leica Compact Flash CF 22 for D-Lux 4 is now available for pre-order (US): Adorama B&H The CF 22 electronic flash unit with a metric guide number of 22 (at ISO 100) is used whenever maximum shooting freedom of image and top performance in flash photography with the LEICA D-LUX 4 are required. The compact […]

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Apple Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 2.4 now supports Leica M8.2

This update extends RAW file compatibility for Aperture 2 and iPhoto 08 for the following cameras: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Canon PowerShot G10 Pentax K2000/K-m Leaf AFi-II 6 Leaf AFi-II 7 Leaf Aptus-II 6 Leaf Aptus-II 7 Leica M8.2 It also addresses issues related to specific cameras and overall stability. Download

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Leica Fotografie International (LFI) reading sample is now available online. Among other articles, It contains an interview with Leica’s management on the S2 system. The new Leica CF 22 flash for the D-Lux 4 will be available February 2009.

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First tests shots with the new Leica S2

See all shots and an interview with Robert Grischek who took those photographs on Leica’s website.

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“Friends of Leica Camera AG” – an open letter from Dr. Kaufmann

I got an email from Dr. Kaufmann today 🙂 To our customers 12.12.2008 Dear customers and friends of our company, This year is no exception; suddenly Christmas is almost here, even though, four weeks ago, everyone thought there was still plenty of time. Christmas is supposed to be a peaceful season, but suddenly, everything is […]

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Is Leica D-Lux 4 next in line for a firmware update?

Panasonic announced a firmware update service for the DMC-LX3, Ver1.1. This new firmware includes a compatibility update for the optional FL220 flash unit, and improves auto white balance performance under different color temperatures and lighting. Is Leica D-Lux 4 next in line for a firmware update? Via Adorama News Desk

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