Leica Summilux-M 90mm f/1.5 ASPH lens rumored for 2019

A new Leica Summilux-M 90mm f/1.5 ASPH lens has been rumored for a while and was already listed in one of the recent Leica M firmware updates (binary editor address: 3DEEC3):


Recently I received another picture showing the upcoming Leica Summilux-M 90mm f/1.5 ASPH lens being used on a Leica M camera:


The new 90mm f/1.5 lens is rumored to be announced in 2019.

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Filter adapter kit for Leica C-Lux cameras


The Japanese company Oriental Hobby Co., Ltd announced a new filter adapter kit for Leica C-Lux cameras that will allow you to install any 52mm sized filter (via DC.Watch).

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Kipon announced new Leica lens adapters for Nikon Z and Canon EOS R mirrorless cameras

After Novoflex and Shoten, Kipon also announced new Leica lens adapters for the Nikon Z and Canon R mirrorless cameras:

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The new Leica Fotos app will play a major role in the M10-D camera’s use and control


 

I am still getting conflicting reports on the actual use of the advance lever on the upcoming Leica M10-D camera (it could just be a thumb rest with no specific functionality). I did, however, receive some information that the new Leica Fotos app will play a major role in the M10-D camera's use and control.

The new Leica Fotos app is expected to be released on October 25th, shortly after the rumored October 23rd M10-D announcement.

Additional info on the Leica Fotos app from the official press release:

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Leica accessories: Vi Vante bags, Barton 1972 straps, Jay Tsujimura soft release buttons, Kenji leather cases


The latest Leica accessories:



Check out the new Vi Vante camera bags (sold also on Amazon).



Barton 1972 camera straps can now be purchased directly in the US at FastAperture and Amazon.



Jay Tsujimura sterling silver soft shutter release buttons are also available at FastAperture and Amazon.


 
Kenji Leather has several new case designs for Leica camera.

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The Leica M10-D camera will be announced on October 23rd


A quick update: the new Leica M10-D camera will be announced on October 23rd (±1 day) right before the PhotoPlus Expo in NYC. I expect the new camera to be on display at Leica Store Soho during the show. Stay tuned for additional informatio0n.

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Pictures of the Leica M10-D camera leaked (it has an advance lever)


The first leaked pictures of the Leica M10-D camera show that the new M model without LCD screen will have an advance lever, but it is not clear what it will be used for:

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