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Photokina 2019 Cancelled | Next Show in 2020

In somewhat surprising news, I received an email today that the Photokina Show to take place in May of 2019 has been cancelled. Photokina is the largest photography trade fair in the world, and has historically been held in September every two years in Cologne...

Leica D-Lux 7 Compact Camera Released

Today, Leica has released the D-Lux 7, their next generation compact digital camera. Featuring the same solid, ergonomic body and fast 24-75mm (equiv) f/1.7-2.8 lens as the popular D-Lux (Typ 109), the D-Lux 7 ...

Leica Q-P in Stealth Matte Black Released

Today, Leica has released the Q-P, a new model variant of the ever-popular Q (Typ 116). Taking design cues from other "P" models of the past, the Leica Q-P features a "Stealth" matte black finish, no red Leica ...

Leica M10-D Announced: Digital M with Analog Soul

Today, Leica has announced the Leica M10-D. Based on the recently introduced M10-P digital rangefinder, the M10-D takes the analog aesthetic to a whole new level. With no rear LCD display, an ultra quiet shutter, and a clever fold-out thumb rest that looks lik...

Leica Adds Three More SL Prime Lenses to Roadmap

At the press event today, Leica announced three new SL lenses. Slated to be released in 2020, these new optics will add fast, wide-angle primes to the system. With focal lengths of 21, 24 and 28mm, all lenses feature an f/2 maximum aperture. Also, while unusua...

Leica S (Typ 007) Firmware 5.0.0.0 Released

Today, Leica has released a major new firmware update for the S (Typ 007) medium format digital SLR: firmware 5.0.0.0. In addition to bringing compatibility via WiFi with the new Leica FOTOS iOS & Android a...

Leica Releases New Firmware for M10 & M10-P

Today, Leica has released new firmware versions for both the M10 and M10-P digital rangefinder cameras. The firmware specifically allows the cameras to function via WiFi with the new Leica FOTOS app, which is b...

Leica S3 Medium Format DSLR Announced

Today at Photokina, Leica has announced the S3, the highly anticipated successor to the S (Typ 007) medium format digital SLR. Details are relatively light at this point as the Leica S3 is slated for delivery in Spring of 2019. What we do know today is that th...