Monthly Archives: June 2012

Leica S system updates

The latest updates on the Leica S system: Starting from October 2012, Leica Camera will gradually introduce five new central shutter (CS) lenses for the S system: Elmarit-S 30 mm f/2.8 ASPH, Summarit-S 35 mm f/2.5 ASPH, Summarit-S 70 mm f/2.5 ASPH, APO-Macro-Summarit-S 120 mm f/2.5 and the APO-Tele-Elmar-S 180 mm f/3.5. Leica also introduced the Leica Case […]

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Leica is looking for M9 firmware testers

Leica is currently looking for M9 firmware testers. As previously reported, Leica is expected to release another M9 firmware update to address some additional SD cards compatibility issues for newer models like the SanDisk 64GB SDXC Extreme Pro Class 10 UHS-I card.

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Leitz Park in Wetzlar

Some new images of the upcoming Leitz Park in Wetzlar found on Leica’s Facebook page:

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Leica X2 now in stock in the US

The new Leica X2 is now in stock at B&H: Black Leica X2 Silver Leica X2 Update: B&H sold out, but Dale Photo and Digital has both black and silver Leica X2 cameras in stock.

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Leica M Monochrom, X2 updates

At some point Leica considered a sliding cover for the LCD on the M Monochrome – this is probably where the early rumors about a M camera without LCD came from. If the M9-M is a success, Leica may implement black and white sensors in other cameras/models. Comparison between Leica M6 with Tri-X film and the new […]

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Another firmware update for Leica M9 coming soon?

Leica is planning to release another firmware update for the M9 to address some additional SD cards compatibility issues. The new update will probably address new SD cards that were announced after the last 1.176 firmware update. Some readers have reported problems with the SanDisk 64GB SDXC Extreme Pro Class 10 UHS-I card.

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Top 10 LeicaRumors posts for May 2012

Those are the top 10 most visited LeicaRumors posts for May 2012: What to expect from Leica next week: M9-M, X2, 50mm Cron lens (updated) Coverage of Leica’s event in Berlin Leica M Monochrom: The future of black-and-white photography Leica M10 with video at Photokina, mirrorless interchangeable lens camera could be delayed New Leica products leaked (Leica […]

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