Posts Tagged ‘Leica’

New Panasonic Lumix FZ200: Superzoom, Fast & Large F2.8 Aperture

Built in with Leica lens, the Lumix FZ200 offers a 24x zoom range from 25mm to 600mm (equivalent) while maintaining the large f/2.8 aperture.

US$ 56,218 Leica Limited to 100 Sets

Special versions of Leica’s M9-P are produced in a tie-up with luxury goods maker Hermès. They contain a calfskin-leather finish.
The Leica M9-P Edition Hermès will be available as two kits, the first of which is out this month, limited to 300 units. Priced £ 18,000, it includes a Leica 50mm f/1.4 Summilux-M ASPH lens.
Meanwhile, out [...]

Leica 0-series, the World’s Most Expensive Camera

This is the world’s most expensive camera, which was recorded so after fetching an impressive €2.16 million or about S2.8 million when auctioned.

Video Features in Upcoming Leica M10?

Leica has hinted that it will introduce high-definition video recording features with its long-awaited M10 camera at Photokina on September.
In an interview with and other UK-based photography magazines, Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, Leica’s head of supervisory board, refused to comment on ongoing product development, but said that he looked at the M series as a [...]

Leica’s New Lens Redefines High-Performance & Quality

Designed to be a true partner to Leica’s high-resolution camera systems, the lens is capable of breaking the technical boundaries, promising an exceptional high-performance and image quality.

Leica’s 3 New Cameras: V-Lux 40, X2, M-Monochrom

Leica has just announced three new cameras; they are M-Monochrom, X2 and V-Lux 40. The M-Monochrom is a black-and-white, full-frame rangefinder that according to Leica “enables photographers to capture images in outstanding black-and-white quality, setting entirely new standards.”
M-Monochrom features an 18MP image sensor that does not “see” colors which allows it to deliver better black-and-white [...]

7 Stunning Lenses

With so many premium lenses out there to choose from, how do you know which ones you should add to your kit? To help you narrow down the options, here are seven stunning camera lenses from a variety of manufacturers that, according to, you shouldn’t leave home without.
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM
With its [...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX90 with wi-Fi Connectivity Announced

Again, Panasonic adds its Lumix camera series by announcing the new Lumix DMC-FX90, built in with Wi-Fi connectivity. The Wi-Fi button is available on the camera body for easy access to photo sharing.

Leica Uncovers M9 Battery Problem

Leica has released a statement after it uncovered a technical problem experienced by a small number of its M9 users. “The issue occurs when an M9 battery is fully charged and inserted into the camera,” reads the statement. “After a very short time, long before the normal drain period, the camera incorrectly shows a ‘battery [...]

Leica Announces Collaboration With Paul Smith

If you’re a Leica D-Lux 5 owner and have £ 200 to spare, you may want to take a look at the limited edition cases fashion designer Paul Smith has created.
In stores from October 2011, the Paul Smith for Leica cases are available in two styles: chocolate brown calf leather with the famous Paul Smith [...]