The new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens listed for sale in Germany for €9,100


The new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens is listed for sale at Meister Camera in Germany with a price tag of €9,100 (around $10,700) and it seems that it is already sold out. Additional information:

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Updated list of upcoming/rumored Leica cameras and lenses


After the official announcement of the “LimoLand by Jean Pigozzi” camera, the THAMBAR-M 90mm f/2.2 lens and the Huawei Mate 10 phone with dual Leica cameras, here is an updated list of upcoming/rumored Leica cameras and lenses (see the previous list here):

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Leica digest

→ This Konishiroku 60mm f/1.2 Hexanon lens (rangefinder coupled) is listed on eBay for $39,000.

→ The LC-DB Leica app is now available for Android. Here are 25 promo codes for Google Play Store that will let you download the app for free (first come, first served):

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→ The next Tamarkin Rare Camera Auction will take place on Saturday, November 11.


→ The new Leica store in New Delhi is now open.

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Leica M10 lens reports/reviews

  
  
Just a quick recap on the Leica M10 lens reports I have done in the past few months (I have two more lens reports coming, stay tuned):

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New “Tigar Shark” silver soft release buttons and hot shoe covers for Leica cameras by Jay Tsujimura

Jay Tsujimura has a new silver soft release button and a matching hot shoe cover design called "Tigar Shark":



Additional pictures:

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Rumors: Leica is planning to release / resurrect more vintage lenses in the future

Leica is rumored to release/resurrect more vintage lenses in the future. I do not have exact information on what lenses are coming next, but this process has already started. Here are some of the vintage lenses that Leica introduced recently. They all have one thing in common - they are more expensive compared to their "regular" counterparts:


Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens ($2,595)


Leica THAMBAR-M 90mm f/2.2 lens ($6,495)

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The rumored new Leica mirrorless camera with EVF and code name “Clooney” could be called “Leica CL”

Leica mirrorless camera mockup (not the new CL)

The already rumored new Leica mirrorless L-mount camera with EVF and code name "CLooney" could actually be called "Leica CL".

I still expect the official announcement before the end of the year. The new model will be made in Germany and was already registered with the Indonesian telecommunication agency under the code name 7323. The camera is rumored to have the same 24MP ASP-C sensor from the TL2.

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