Category Archives: Leica SL

Leica digest (Summilux-SL 50mm f/1.4 ASPH lens review, black dot replacement for M10)

→ A set of six used Leica Summicron-C T2.0 cinema lenses listed for sale at $72,500 (full price: $90,100). → David Farkas has some of the best reviews on Leica gear and he just published his review of the Leica Summilux-SL 50mm f/1.4 ASPH lens: “The 50mm Summilux-SL ASPH is a formidable lens, offering sharpness at […]

Also posted in Leica Accessories, Leica Cinema Lenses, Leica M10 | Tagged | 10 Responses

Kipon adapters for Leica M and SL mounts

Kipon now has a full set of adapters for Leica M and SL mounts (picture above: Summilux cinema lens + IB/E S35-FF 8K expander + KIPON PL-SL + Leica SL camera):

Also posted in Leica Accessories, Leica M | Tagged | Leave a comment

Handevision IBERIT lenses for Leica SL

At the 2017 CP+ show in Japan last week, Handevision had on display a new 35mm f/2.4 and 75mm f/2.4 IBERIT lenses for Leica SL mount. Currently there are already five Handevision IBERIT lenses for Leica M mount (24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm, all f/2.4) and they will all be available in SL mount as […]

Also posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | 13 Responses

Deal of the day: Leica SL Typ 601 camera now $800 off (limited time offer)

For a limited time Amazon is selling the Leica SL Typ 601 mirrorless full frame camera at a $804 discount (or 11% off) with free prime shipping. Please note that this offer is available directly from Amazon (with full US warranty, ships from and sold by Amazon.com): This type of Amazon sales usually last just a few hours. The current MSRP […]

Also posted in Deals | 9 Responses

The sensor inside the Leica M10 is not the same as the sensor in the Leica SL

After publishing his Leica M10 review last week, Sean Reid (www.reidreviews.com) posted a new article comparing the color, resolution and noise performance (at various ISO levels) of the Leica M10, M 240 and SL cameras. With Sean’s permission, I will share two conclusions from his review (Reid Reviews accepts no advertising and is supported by […]

Also posted in Leica M10 | 18 Responses

Leica digest: Leica M11, Leica Q Ostrich Style, M 240 price drop in Europe, Leica SL shift adapter and more

→ 5DayDeal is back with an all-new 2017 complete photography bundle with $2,200+ worth of photography training and tools for $97 (96% savings). → Reminder: Don’t like the Leica M10? The Leica M11 has already been trademarked. → After the M10 announcement, the first Leica M 240 price cuts appeared in Europe. The US pricing of […]

Also posted in Leica Accessories, Leica Q, Other Leica Stuff | Tagged , , , , , | 38 Responses

Firmware update 2.2 for Leica SL and Leica Summilux-SL 50mm f/1.4 ASPH available today

A new firmware update 2.2 for the Leica SL mirrorless camera (previously reported here) with improved support for Leica Image Shuttle software and Leica Summilux-SL 50mm f/1.4 ASPH lens was released today (direct download link):

Posted in Leica SL | Tagged | 12 Responses