Monthly Archives: October 2010

Leica V-Lux 2 now shipping in the US

Update: B&H has them in stock as well. Leica V-Lux 2 is now shipping in the US and should reach stores in the next few days. Amazon already has some in stock:

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Today Leica opened its first concept store in Singapore

The new Leica Store is located at Raffles Hotel Arcade in Singapore. Next on the list to get a Leica store are Beijing, Shanghai, Moscow and Kuala Lumpur. Images from the store and the official opening: cnet invisiblephotographer clubsnap flickr justinlee

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Black Thumbs Up CSEP-2 now available for the black Leica X1

MatchTechnical released a black version of their CSEP-2 ThumbsUp model to match up with the new black Leica X1 camera. More images after the break:

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The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus limited edition (part 2)

Here is a picture of the new Leica M9 Neiman Marcus limited edition: The price will be $17,500.00 (including a Summicron-M 35mm f2.0 ASPH lens, ostrich leather strap, a personal letter from Leica CEO Alfred Schopf and a private training and orientation session).

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The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus limited edition

The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus limited edition will be available only in the continental US and can be purchased from Neiman Marcus Christmas Book (see neimanmarcus.com for more details). Here is the full press release: The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Edition Limited Edition Camera Only Available Through the Neiman Marcus Christmas Book Allendale, NJ (October 5, 2010) – Leica Camera AG […]

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Lego Leica M8

We have seen many “different” Leica cameras in the past – there was the wooden Leica, the iPhone Leica, the Leica pinhole camera, the “Like a Leica” and now there is also the Lego Leica. The camera is functional because it is based on the Lego Pink Digital Camera set, it can take 3 MP pictures and […]

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Leica related news/links

Canon 50mm f/0.95 lens with Leica M 6 bit code for sale on eBay. Imaging insider got the Leica M9 Titanium with SN#4,000,001 (SN#4,000,000 went to Steven Sasoon, the inventor of the digital camera): Rare Leica MP camera will go on auction at WestLicht: After Chicago, the Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibition will be heading to San Francisco and Atlanta. […]

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“Leica Insight” exhibition at Beijing’s World Art Museum

Over 300 Leica products are on display at the Beijing’s World Art Museum as a part of the “Leica Insight” exhibition. A big portion of the items belong to Mr. Ye Youxin who has one of the biggest Leica collections in the world. The exhibition will continue till October 7th, 2010. Here is the related video (in English […]

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