Leica Announces Two New T-System Lenses

Today, as part of their Photokina announcements, Leica has announced two new lenses for the Leica T-System. They are the Leica Super-Vario-Elmar T 11-23mm f/3.5-4.5 ASPH (equivalent to about 17-35mm on full fra...

Leica Announces M A la Carte Program

As part of their Photokina announcements, Leica has introduced a new a la carte program for M (Typ 240), M-P (Typ 240), and M-A (Typ 127) rangefinder cameras. The program allows users to send their cameras in and have a wide variety of modifications made.F...

Leica Announces New Camera Bags and Straps

As part of their Photokina announcements, Leica has introduced a range of new camera bags and straps, some produced in partnership with high-end manufacturers all over the world. The first new item is the Leica...

Leica Announces New Ultravid HD Plus Binoculars

Today, as part of their Photokina announcements, Leica has introduced new Ultravid HD Plus Binoculars. The new models are the Ultravid 7x42 HD - Plus, Ultravid 8x42 HD - Plus, and the Ultravid 10x42 HD - Plus. ...

Leica Announces New Sport Optics Accessories

Today, as part of their Photokina announcements, Leica has introduced a number of new sport optics accessories including a new tripod, two tripod heads, and a range of digiscoping adapters. The full list of new items: Leica Tripod C-170 Leica Video Head VH1 ...

Leica Announces T Firmware Update 1.2

Today, as part of their Photokina announcements, Leica Camera has announced a firmware update for the Leica T (Typ 701): version 1.2. The firmware includes new features that simplify overall handling for users ...

Leica Announces X Vario Firmware Update 1.1

Today, as part of their Photokina announcements, Leica Camera has announced a firmware update for the Leica X Vario (Typ 107): version 1.1. The new firmware update takes into consideration suggestions by customers and includes mainly operational changes in add...

Leica M-P (Typ 240) Hands-On Preview

Every two years, the world of Leica is thrown into a frenzy as Photokina approaches. Over the last decade, Leica has consistently introduced a range of new and exciting cameras and accessories at the show. Whil...

Leica Announces Price Increase for 6-Bit Coding

Today, Leica has announced that the price for 6-bit coding an M lens through their service department will increase to $300 (from its existing price of $240). The change goes into effect December 1, 2012. On the plus side, Leica is now offering an option f...