Monthly Archives: November 2011

Voigtlander Nokton Aspherical 35mm f/1.2 II lens now shipping in the US

The Voigtlander Nokton Aspherical 35mm f/1.2 II lens is now shipping in the US and is currently in stock at B&H. This lens was announced in February, 2011. Some samples can be found on flickr. Here are the basics specs:

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Invitation to submit entries for the 2012 Leica Oskar Barnack Award

Solms, Germany (November 16, 2011) – Leica Camera AG invites professional photographers to submit entries to the Leica Oskar Barnack Award, an international photography competition. Photographers wishing to take part may submit their projects online between January 16 and March 1, 2012. The terms and conditions of entry can be downloaded from shortly before […]

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The upcoming Fuji mirrorless camera resembles Leica M9

Based on the freshly leaked images, the upcoming Fuji mirrorless camera looks like a M9 rangefinder. The camera body and lens mount appear to be big enough to be full frame. The camera will be officially shown during the CES show in January 2012. Check for more images.

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First Leica boutique to open in Sydney

A new Leica store will be opened in Sydney on November 24: “Foto Riesel has adopted a Great Gatsby twenties theme for the invitation-only launch, which takes place at the company’s Kent Street premises on November 24, 85 years after the first Leica camera went into production. Leica ambassadors John Laham and Craig Coverdale have […]

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“Everybody Street” documentary project looking for backers

The creator of the Everybody Street  documentary is looking for some support on kickstarter in order to complete the final phase of this project (only 4 days left): Update: the miovie is now available on Amazon.

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LeicaRumors is now on Google+

LeicaRumors is now on Google+. Add (LR) to your circles if you are into g+. You can get more updates on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and Youtube. Check also the g+ profiles for NikonRumors and PhotoRumors.

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Another Leica M9 Titanium available for sale

The last Leica M9 Titanium on Amazon sold very quickly after my post few days ago. It seems that there is still a strong demand for this digital limited edition. Currently there is another used M9-T for sale on eBay for approximately US $26,326 which is actually few hundred dollars cheaper than the original price of $26,500. Update: here […]

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Results from the 20th Westlicht Photographica Auction

Here are the results from the 20th Westlicht Photographica Auction that took place today, the full PDF file can be downloaded here: More that 200 bidders and collectors from all over the world, some of whom came in person to Vienna, participated in the 20th WestLicht auction. It was sensational with 94% of the total […]

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