Firmware v3.1 for Leica CL Released

Today, Leica has released firmware version 3.1 for the Leica CL. This update adds some nice features and customization options, including manual focus enhancements like focus peaking sensitivity and moveab...

Breakfast with Dr. Andreas Kaufmann

Staying in the same hotel as the Chairman of the Board of Leica during Photokina has its benefits. After the Leica joint press event prior to the show opening, I was sitting in my hotel lobby and chatting on t...

Leica Updates FOTOS Smartphone App to v 1.3

Today, Leica Camera has issued a new software update for the Leica FOTOS smartphone app on iOS and Android. The version 1.3 update brings with it new functionality and changes:Location logging for Leica Bl...

Leica Announces V-Lux 5 Superzoom Camera

Today, Leica has announced the V-Lux 5, the successor to the extremely popular V-Lux (Typ 114). With many of the same specifications that made the previous V-Lux such a hit, the V-Lux 5 sports a redesigned bod...

Leica Discontinuing M a la Carte Program

Leica is officially discontinuing the Leica M a la Carte program tomorrow, June 7, 2019. Orders placed today or tomorrow will still be fulfilled, but these will be the last. Currently, the program allows for c...