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Lockhart’s List (Leica Database) is now available for free

Lockhart’s List (aka Leica Database) is now available for free (no login or payments are required). Lockhart’s List does not include Leica compact, digital, or R-mount cameras at this time. Additional information is available here:

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Leica Store Miami featured pre-owned products

Leica Store Miami featured pre-owned products (check also their new user-friendly online trade-in form):

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New Leica price increase in Japan

A new Leica price increase is coming to Japan on June 12th (see previous price increases):

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Leica digest #150

    → New: Photography Lighting Cheat Sheets by PictureCorrect (80% off during the launch sale until May 31). → Vi Vante Memorial Day Sale. → The Thypoch Eureka 50mm f/2 lens for Leica M-mount has been officially announced and is available for order at Adorama and B&H Photo. → Light Lens Lab announced the development of a new […]

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Updated Panasonic Lumix S lens roadmap (Leica L-mount)

Panasonic released an updated Lumix S lens roadmap as of May 2024 (see previous L-mount roadmaps):

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Samyang is getting close to releasing their first lens for Leica L-mount: AF 35-150mm f/2-2.8

Samyang is getting close to releasing their first AF 35-150mm f/2-2.8 lens for Leica L-mount (the lens already exists for E-mount). The official announcement date is scheduled for June 4th, 2024. This will be Samyang’s first L-mount lens since they joined the L-mount alliance:

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The one and only Leica D-Lux 8 YouTube video

Surprisingly, there is only one Leica D-Lux 8 camera video on YouTube (where are all the influencers?): Leica D-Lux 8 pre-order links: Adorama B&H Photo Park Cameras (UK) Foto Koch (DE)

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What’s new in the Leica D-Lux 8 camera?

Leica has not yet released the full/final D-Lux 8 camera specifications (see this Leica D-Lux 7 vs Leica D-Lux 8 comparison). Becuase of that, many stores do not even take pre-orders for the new mode – you can currently order the D-Lux 8 only at Adorama, B&H Photo, Foto Koch, and Park Cameras (shipping will […]

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