Monthly Archives: May 2009

Panasonic LX3 firmware update v1.3

Panasonic just released firmware version 1.3 for the LX3 which improves auto white balance and the general performance of the camera (available for download on June 1st). If my calculations are correct, Leica D-Lux should get its firmware upgrade v1.3 on August 1st (last time Leica released v1.2 two months after Panasonic).

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Crazy Leica auction

Leica cameras auction… wow! L-Camera TV #2 – Westlicht Auction Vienna from Andreas Jürgensen on Vimeo. Some more details on the above event from Westlicht Auction: “On Saturday, the 23rd of May 2009 the 15th WestLicht Photographica Auction was ended successfully. Regardless of the recent economical situation, this auction was able to hold the high standards […]

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New Leica store in Moscow

I think the next exclusive Leica store opening will be in West Palm Beach in the new Palm Beach Photographic Centre (PBPC). Leica Store Moscow – the official opening event from leica camera on Vimeo.

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Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH review

David Farkas has a detailed review of the new Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH. Check it out.

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Another Leica M9 thread

Read it all here – I am skeptical.

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New Leica adapters for Lumix G Micro System

New Optional Accessories for Lumix G Micro System: M Mount Adaptor DMW-MA2M and R Mount Adaptor DMW-MA3R Panasonic is pleased to announce two new mount adaptors, the M Mount Adaptor DMW-MA2M and R Mount Adaptor DMW-MA3R, to further enhance the photographic experience with cameras from the Lumix G Micro System. The M Mount Adaptor and […]

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New Leica neoprene camera case for M8

Leica 14867 neoprene camera case with small front for M8 digital cameras.

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Celebrities and their Leicas (part 2)

This is part 2 of the series Celebrities and their Leicas. Let’s start with Seal & S2: and one more of Seal available here. Eric Clapton… needs help: Lenny Kravitz @ Cannes:

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