Leica CL camera and Elmarit-TL 18mm f/2.8 ASPH lens officially announced - Leica Rumors

The Leica CL mirrorless digital camera and Elmarit-TL 18mm f/2.8 ASPH lens are now officially announced. Leica CL pre-orders: B&H Adorama Leica Store San Francisco Leica Store Miami (18-55 lens kit | 18 lens kit) Popflash Park Camera (UK) Reddotcameras (U

In combination with the high-resolution, 24 MP, APS-C format sensor of the Leica CL, a Maestro II series processor and fast autofocus with 49 metering points guarantee maximum picture quality in all photographic situations. The Leica CL is not only an impressive still picture camera, this also applies to moving pictures captured with its video function at a resolution of up to 4K at 30 frames per second.
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The Leica H: A Little Leica Camera That Never Got Made

The story of the Leica H is one that is sad in so many regards as it would have changed the photography market in at least some way.

Adam Wagner was the designer of the Leica H and there isn’t a whole lot of information about it. The Leica H was a camera that was designed to compete with the half frame camera market.
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Leica X-U Hands-On Review - Underwater Camera That's Built to Take A Beating - Luminous Landscape

A Leica Camera For For An Active Lifestyle Leica sometimes surprises us, as it did me with the release of the Leica X-U last year. We think of Leica as a boutique camera company famous for its M-series cameras. Over the last few years, though, Leica has b

I find it interesting that the X-U hasn’t been talked about a lot more. This camera is small, compact, built like a tank, and waterproof, with a depth factor underwater at 49 feet. I took it to Hawaii and did my best to challenge its specs.
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Leica TL2 mirrorless camera officially announced - Leica Rumors

The Leica TL2 mirrorless camera is now officially announced - no surprises from what I already reported previously. Leica TL2 coverage: Pre-order: B&H | Adorama | Amazon | Leica Store Miami | Leica Store San Francisco | PopFlash Leica TL2 website | Manual

"Like the previous T and TL models, the TL2 is a primarily touchscreen-driven camera that uses an almost smartphone-like icon-based interface in the place of any menu lists. However, beyond the move to a 24MP sensor for this latest version, Leica has made small but important changes to just about every aspect of the camera." (dpreview)
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Review of the Leica M10: The Perfect Leica or The Perfect Leica?

When I heard Leica was finally releasing the long awaited Leica M10, I got really, really excited. I’ve been a Leica fan for many years, having owned an old film MP for a while, then playing with all the digital bodies when I started working here about se

Leica made a fantastic camera in the Leica M10. It’s the most classic Leica I’ve seen in years, and it plays to all their strengths, while still maintaining all Leica look and feel that so many have come to love
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Leica M10 Hands On Review - Luminous Landscape

On January 9, 2017, I was invited to a meeting in New York City to see a preview of the brand new Leica M10.  I have been a Leica user for a long time, dating back to the M3 and M4 film days.  I also purchased the first digital Leica, the M8, and suffered

Put simply, it was fun.  It made me think.  It made me want to work for the shot.  It’s a different way of shooting than using a zoom lens and 12fps autofocus.  I found myself focusing, composing, and waiting; anticipating the shot.  It was almost a zen-like experience.  It didn’t hurt that I was getting some nice images.  The M10 is unobtrusive.  It doesn’t stand out in a crowd, instead, it allows you to become part of the crowd.
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Leica M10 design process - Leica Rumors

Leica M10 – Looking Back to Move Forward Contemporary sensor technology has facilitated a digital M that looks exceedingly like its analogue predecessors: lean and slender, the new M10 represents an M entirely geared towards digital rangefinder photograph

So when developing the M10, Leica’s engineers found themselves having to meet two essentially opposing requirements: to further improve the camera’s electronics, and to simultaneously accommodate this enhanced, high-performance construction within a smaller body
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Leica M10 officially announced - Leica Rumors

The Leica M10 camera is now officially announced. Shipping is starting right away - in fact I am going to pick up mine this afternoon from the Leica Boutique in Palm Beach. I will try to do a detailed report and post some sample photos later today or tomo

Leica today announced its new M10 digital rangefinder, the latest camera in the renowned M-System lineup. It’s a camera that “embodies the essence of photography like no other camera before,” Leica says.
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A year with the Leica SL - Leica Rumors

"A year with the Leica SL" by Jonathan Slack (website, Facebook, see also the original Leica SL article here): Triumvirate. Leica SL with 24-90 Vario Elmarit SL Asph. Introduction On June 23rd 2015 a big box arrived at my door. It contained a prototype SL

Rather than covering old ground and describing the camera in detail, I'm going to discuss it's position in the world of photography, after that I'll look at using the SL in a number of different shooting environments.

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No More Chimping: Leica Reveals the LCD-Free Leica M-D (Typ 262)

Leica has just debuted the much-anticipated and much-rumored Leica M-D (Typ 262). It's the first production M-Series Leica that leaves out the LCD

This camera is all about simplicity. The fifth M-Generation camera, it “embodies the entire range of technical advantages perfected over decades in the Leica rangefinder system,” while intentionally leaving out “all but the most essential technical features.”

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This is the Pain of Loading Film Into an Old Leica II from the 1930s

Renowned photojournalist David Burnett just posted this short 2-minute video showing how you load film into the old screw-mount, knob-wind Leica II, a

Renowned photojournalist David Burnett just posted this short 2-minute video showing how you load film into the old screw-mount, knob-wind Leica II, a rangefinder introduced in 1932.

The Leica Q

The Leica Q is the best travel camera I’ve ever used.

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The Real World: Leica Q vs Sony RX1R II - PhotoShelter Blog

When the biggest complaint you have about a camera concerns the image quality at ISO 25,000, you know you have a first world problem. Such is the case when comparing two full-frame compacts: the Leica Q and the Sony RX1R II. Yes, there are differences bet

When the biggest complaint you have about a camera concerns the image quality at ISO 25,000, you know you have a first world problem. Such is the case when comparing two full-frame compacts: the Leica Q and the Sony RX1R II.

How The Leica M (Typ 262) Will Inspire Your Street Photography: Andrea Boccalini in Vienna « The Leica Camera

“It’s a timeless city. You can feel the vibration of the stories in the city. If you go deeper, you can feel the modern side of the city as well. You get the sensation of an embedded modern lifestyle.” This is how Andrea Boccalini, the Vienna-based Italian photographer describes his experience with the Leica M (Typ 262) while photographing Vienna. He continues: “When you hold the M camera in your hands, you feel that you are using something that is part of a long story.”

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