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The new Leica TL2 mirrorless camera will be announced soon

The Japanese website Nokishita just confirmed what I already reported a week ago – the new Leica TL mirrorless camera will be announced soon: The name of the new camera will be Leica TL2 There will be two different colors: 18187 (silver anodized) and 18188 (black anodized) The new camera will use the current Leica BP-DC13 lithium-ion battery Stay tuned […]

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Handevision IBERIT 90mm f/2.4 lens for Leica M-mount now shipping

The Handevision IBERIT 90mm f/2.4 lens is now shipping (the other IBERIT lenses have been available for a while). The lens is available for both M (rangefinder coupled) and SL/TL mounts (as well as other mirrorless mounts). Check pricing, colors and pre-order options at B&H and Adorama. Here are the technical specifications for the M version: Focal Length […]

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New cheap Chinese 7Artisans 50mm f/1.1 lens for Leica M-mount

The Chinese company 7Artisans has a new 50mm f/1.1 lens for Leica M-mount. The lens is rangefinder coupled and is probably the cheapest M-mount lens available today at $369 (listed for sale on Amazon and on eBay). A silver version is also available: 7Artisans 50mm f/1.1 lens specifications: Full frame: yes Compatible camera mount: Leica M-mount Focal length: 50mm […]

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Used Leica finds

  Here are a few interesting Leica cameras and lenses I spotted at the B&H used department during my recent trip to New York:

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Leica digest

→ “Fake Leica” by Liao Yibai has been listed for sale at Meister Camera / Leica Store Hamburg for €100,000: This Leica weights about 40kg and is made out of stainless steel. The size of the sculpture is ca. 41 x 81 x 46cm (17 5/8 x 32 1/4 x 191/4 inches) and has got […]

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5 tips on how to get the most out of your Leica rangefinder camera

Five tips on how to get the most out of your Leica rangefinder camera by Stefan Daniel from Leica: More “5 tips” videos from LHSA:

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Leica TL camera price drop, new model expected to be announced in July

Some updates on the current and upcoming Leica TL cameras: The price of the latest Leica TL model has dropped to $1,495 The Leica TL Titanium is still listed as discontinued at B&H The new TL camera will have a 24MP sensor and will be much faster compared to the current TL The new TL was initially rumored to […]

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