Monthly Archives: April 2012

Closer look at Leitz Park, the future headquarter of Leica Camera AG in Wetzlar

Here is a closer look of the future Leica Camera AG headquarter in Wetzlar, Germany:

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Grand opening of the Leica Store in Washington DC

The grand opening of the Leica Store in Washington DC will take place on May 2nd, 2012. Leica is offering three free M9 and S2 events on that date: Celebrate the opening of our Leica Store Washington DC. Join us on an M9 Walking Tour and the S-2 Studio Event on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 […]

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Some hard to find Leica M lenses in stock now

More Leica M lenses started to appear in stock at various retailers, including the hard to get 21mm f/1.4 Summilux and 16-18-21mm Tri-Elmar: Leica Tri-Elmar 16-18-21mm/4 Leica Summilux 21mm/1.4 Leica Elmar 24mm/3.8 Leica Elmarit 28mm/2.8 Leica Summicron 35mm/2.0 Leica Summarit 35mm/2.5 Leica Summicron 50mm/2.0 Leica Summarit 50mm/2.5 Leica Summarit 75mm/2.5 Leica Macro-Elmar 90mm/4 Leica Summarit […]

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Ground-breaking ceremony for the new Leica Camera AG headquarters in Wetzlar

Yesterday Leica Camera AG officially started the construction of their future headquarters at the Leitz Park in Wetzlar, Germany. The new facility will have 88,500 square feet and should be completed in November 2013. The construction cost is 55 million euros.

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Leica Professional Store Tokyo Opening Reception

Leica Professional Store Tokyo Opening Reception from Leica Camera on Vimeo.

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Leica & Magnum: Constantine Manos – Personal Documentary

Leica & Magnum: Constantine Manos – Personal Documentary from Leica Camera on Vimeo.

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Leica X2 with 18MP sensor, new 50 Summicron costs $1000 more, Leica Monochrome with LCD screen

Some fresh rumors about the new Leica products that are expected to be announced on May 10th: The new Leica X2 camera will have a 18MP sensor. The new 50mm f/2 Summicron-M lens will cost $1000 more than its predecessor (the price tag will be around $3,300.00). The new Leica Monochrome M rangefinder will be all […]

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