Monthly Archives: December 2010

New Artisan&Artist leather case for Leica D-Lux 5

Artisan & Artist introduced a new leather case for the Leica D-lux 5 in Japan (price: 15,750 yen/190 USD):

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all Leica fans and many thanks for your continued support. In 2010 (LR) attracted 564,040 absolute unique visitors from 208 countries/territories that generated 2,725,465 pageviews. A total of 852 posts and 3602 comments were published since the blog’s inception. In 2011 I will continue to expand the content of the site with the […]

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Auto lens cap for Leica D-Lux 4/5

I went ahead and bought the auto lens cap for Leica D-Lux 5. The cap is made of plastic but it fits well on the front lens thread (you will have to remove the protective ring first). The hinges are very loose but they do open and close smoothly when the lens extends/retracts. Using this cap will […]

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Leica M9 limited edition silver chrome set with sapphire glass now available

The Leica M9 limited edition silver chrome body has sapphire glass and comes with a Leica 35mm f/2 Summicron lens. The kit is now available at the Leica Boutique in Palm Beach (phone: 561.253.2605). The full details: Silver chrome body Only 50 cameras were produced (the pictured camera has a serial #037 out of 050) Scratch-resistant sapphire […]

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“Photographer’s guide to the Leica D-Lux 5″ book giveaway

The printed version of the new “Photographer’s guide to the Leica D-Lux 5″ book is now available on Amazon and I have one copy to give away. Jump over the break to learn how you can win.

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Black Leica X1 now in stock

The black Leica X1 that was announced during Photokina 2010 is now in stock at B&H and Amazon:

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Leica S2 firmware update v1.0.0.24 press release

I just received the press release for the Leica S2 firmware update that has been out for few days now: Solms, Germany (December 22, 2010) – Leica Camera AG has released a new firmware update for the Leica S-System. All LEICA S2 and S2-P cameras will now be supplied with the latest firmware version. Users […]

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Apple RAW Compatibility Update 3.5 now supports Leica D-Lux 5 and V-Lux 2

The latest Apple Digital Camera RAW compatibility update 3.5 (released last week) now supports Leica D-Lux 5 and V-Lux 2 cameras:

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