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New Leica film camera rumored to be announced in October

I have been reporting for a while about a new Leica M film camera that will replace the current Leica MP model. The first rumors indicated a new “cheap” M film version, but I think it is safe to assume that the new camera will not be cheap. A press event is already scheduled for […]

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Charles Gatewood’s Leica M2 with 50mm dual-range Summicron lens listed for sale on Craigslist?

First I should mention that I do not trust most Craigslist listings and a lot of the Craigslist ads I believe are fraudulent. A reader sent me an email that Charles Gatewood’s Leica M2 with 50mm dual-range Summicron lens is currently listed for sale on Craigslist:

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The next Wetzlar Camera Auctions

The next Wetzlar Camera Auctions #3 will take place on October 8th, 2022 in Wetzlar, Germany. The auction catalog will be available soon – here are some of the Leica highlights: Update: the catalog is now available online.

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New: MS Optics XENOMAX 50mm f/3.5 lens for Leica M-mount by Mr. Miyazaki

There is a new MS Optics XENOMAX 50mm f/3.5 lens for Leica M-mount by Miyazaki San – here are the details:

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Funleader is now selling 925 sterling silver Leica M shutter speed dial pin/brooch for $39

Funleader has a new product in their online store: a 925 sterling silver Leica M shutter speed dial pin/brooch. The price is $39 for one piece and $69 for two. Here are the details:

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New: IDS modular grip for Leica M10 and M11 cameras

IDS Works (Initial Design Studio) out of Hong Kong is a new manufacturer of Leica accessories. Their first products are the IDS Leica M10 and Leica M11 camera grips (a Leica film camera grip version is coming soon): Both the Leica M10 and M11 versions have the choice of silver or black base to match […]

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New low price on the Leica TL2 camera lens kit ($2,495 off)

The silver Leica TL2 camera lens kit is now $1,995.95 ($2,495 off). This is another $500 price drop since November last year: New price drop: the Leica TL2 with 18-56mm lens kit is now $2,000 off  

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The latest photo editing software updates

→ Topaz Labs released Gigapixel AI version 6.2 which introduces auto model selection, along with quality improvements to all AI models and fixes to help Gigapixel AI run more smoothly (more info available here). → Skylum will release 7 new extensions for Luminar Neo. The first Noiseless Ai extension is already available (use code RUMORSNEO for $10 off). → Cyme released Peakto […]

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