Leica S3 Firmware v1.1 Relased

Right on the heels of the initial batch Leica S3 cameras being shipped out of Wetzlar, Leica has already issued a firmware update, version 1.1. Mainly, the new firmware improves image quality output, especiall...

The Definitive Guide to Leica S Lenses

With the recently introduced Leica S3 now finding its way into the market, many photographers are taking a fresh look at the S-System. And while much of the attention is focused on the fourth-generation medium...

Leica S3 Trade-Up Promotion Announced

Today, Leica has rolled out a trade-in promotion for the newly released S3 medium format digital camera. From April 1, 2020 until October 31, 2020, Leica is offering additional credit for those looking to trade-in previous generations of S cameras for the Lei...

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...

Photokina 2018: The Leica S3

Back at the end of last year, I posted my thoughts and a poll on what the next generation S camera might look like and what features are most important to S users here: Thoughts on the Next Generation Leica SOverwhelmingly, resolution was the number one re...

Leica at Photokina 2018: Wrap Up

Entering the Koelnmesse for Photokina never loses its excitement, even as I head into my sixth show. The hustle, the bustle, and energy of the show hits you as soon as you weave your way through the crowds of e...

Photokina 2018: Day 0 – Leica Press Event

Alright, so Photokina 2018 hasn't actually started yet. But that didn't stop Leica from making a bunch of announcements today at their special press event. I arrived at the event in time to get my ticket with t...

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...