Monthly Archives: July 2012

Are those the upcoming Leica D-Lux 6 and Leica V-Lux 4 cameras?

The upcoming Leica D-Lux 6 and Leica V-Lux 4 cameras will be based on the Panasonic LX7 and FZ200 and should look like this:

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Leica related news/links

The new Leica S case now shipping in the US. New leather half cases for Leica M cameras. Leica Camera has a special CLA deal for US M8/M8.2 owners:

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Almost all Leica M lenses now in stock

Many Leica M lenses are currently in stock: 18mm f/3.8 Super-Elmar-M ASPH 21mm f/3.4 Super-Elmar-M ASPH 24mm f/3.8 Elmar M Aspherical 24mm f/1.4 Summilux-M 28mm f/2.8 Elmarit-M Aspherical 28mm f/2.0 Summicron-M 35mm f/2.0 Summicron M Aspherical (black) 35mm f/2.0 Summicron M Aspherical (silver) 35mm f/2.5 Summarit-M 50mm f/0.95 Noctilux-M Aspherical 50mm f/1.4 Summilux M Aspherical […]

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28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 lens profile included in the latest Leica M9 firmware

A lens profile for a 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 lens was discovered in the latest M9 firmware update: “The new firmware 1.196 for the M9 has just been released. If you code appropriately, you will find that there is a new lens code 54-1 (code 54, frame 28/90) which was not there in earlier firmwares. The M9 […]

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The Opening of Leica Mayfair, London (video)

On 10 July 2012, Leica Camera Ltd. officially opened the doors to its brand new premises at 27 Bruton Place, Mayfair, London W1. Located opposite the Leica Store Mayfair, the new retail complex incorporates Café Optik on the ground floor, a complimentary café-style area for Leica owners. Here customers can seek advice and technical support […]

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Leica M9 firmware update 1.196 is out

The previously rumored Leica M9 firmware update 1.196 is officially out and can be downloaded directly from Leica’s website. The improvements in this release include:

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Rare Leica MP-3 LHSA camera kit with 50mm Summilux ASPH lens

Dale Photo & Digital has a rare Leica MP-3 LHSA set with 50mm Summilux ASPH lens for sale ($13,495.00): Click on images for larger view.

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