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New firmware update version 2.1.1 released for Leica M11, M11-M, and M11-P cameras

Leica released new firmware updates version 2.1.1 for the Leica M11, M11M, and M11-P cameras. Here is the list of fixes:

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Leica Q3 now available in customizable colors? (à la carte)

I saw a post on Instagram suggesting that the Leica Q3 camera is now available in custom colors. Has anyone been able to order a custom Q3 or customize the camera after the purchase? Maybe the service is available only in select countries? Update: The individualization of the Q3 seems to be available only in […]

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Officially announced: Panasonic Lumix S9 compact camera and a new Panasonic S 26mm f/8 lens for L-mount

The already leaked compact Panasonic Lumix S9 camera (L-mount) and a new Panasonic S 26mm f/8 lens (L-mount) are now officially announced: Pre-orders: Adorama | Amazon | B&H | WEX | Koch | Erhardt (free 26mm f/8 lens with the purchase of Lumix S9 camera or kit) Update: there is also a new Panasonic Lumix S 18-40mm f/4.5-6.3 […]

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New: vintage-inspired Hobolite Iris LED light with an aperture ring

Hobolite announced a new Iris LED light with a compact design and an aperture ring: Orders: Amazon (check also the Hobolite Amazon store) B&H Photo (see all Hobolite products) Hobolite website (international shipping) Technical details (check the website for additional information):

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The Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.5 Aspherical II MC lens for Leica M-mount is now on sale ($200-$250 off)

    The Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.5 Aspherical II MC lens for Leica M-mount is now on sale at B&H: $200 off for the silver version and $250 off for the black version. The full list of discounted Voigtlander lenses for Leica M-mount can be found here. At Amazon, both versions are priced at $699 […]

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Adobe added support for the Leica Leitz Phone 3 and the latest Sigma L-mount lenses

Adobe added support for the Leica Leitz Phone 3 and the latest Sigma L-mount lenses: Fixed issues in Adobe Lightroom Adobe Lightroom Desktop update The latest camera support added The latest lens support added The latest Adobe CC subscription plan rates can be found here. The different Adobe Creative Cloud options are described here. Additional information on Photoshop […]

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Tomorrow Panasonic will announce a new small compact Lumix S9 full-frame camera with a Leica L-mount – looks similar to the Leica Q

Tomorrow Panasonic will announce a new Lumix S9 small compact full-frame camera with a Leica L-mount that looks similar to the Leica Q: The pictures come from this Amazon product listing: Additional pictures:

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Leica M12 camera mockups/leaks

The above two mockups/leaks show some of the previously reported Leica M12 camera rumors: The ISO dial on the top left could be completely removed (first picture). A new dial could be introduced behind the shutter button that can be controlled with the thumb (first picture). The Leica M12 will be 3mm smaller compared to […]

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