It's been a year since the Leica S3 was slated to arrive, but it's finally here and available to pre-order for a wallet-busting $18,995.
Articles tagged "leica"
Leica's new M10 Monochrom is a dedicated black and white camera with no color filter array. Combined with legendary Leica optics, it promises to deliver 41MP images in stunning detail. How much detail? Do some pixel peeping in our sample gallery.
lens newsFeb 16, 2020 at 18:42
Three new lenses from Leica for the M system, including a pair of limited edition Safari options (28mm F2 and 75mm F2) and a silver version of the 75mm F2.
Feb 7, 2020 at 19:12
Firmware version 2.0 covers nearly every aspect of the camera, from DNG write speeds to autofocus performance and more.
Jan 20, 2020 at 15:25
Previously available only for Sony E-mount cameras, the Nokton 21mm F1.4 is now available for Leica M-mount camera systems. No pricing outside of the Japan region has been given, nor has a release date.
Jan 17, 2020 at 14:00
It's tempting to scoff at a black-and-white-only digital rangefinder, but there are a few reasons why going without a color filter is more than a gimmick. Here's why we're excited to go shooting with the M10 Monochrom.
camera newsJan 17, 2020 at 14:00
Leica has introduced its latest dedicated black and white camera, the M10 Monochrom. Based largely on the M10-P, it features a newly designed 40MP sensor, touchscreen LCD and lower base ISO than previous mono models.
camera newsDec 18, 2019 at 22:04
Following the White Edition M8 from 2009, Leica has introduced a white version of the M10-P digital rangefinder. You'll have to be quick though as there are only 350 available worldwide.
Dec 17, 2019 at 20:39
The Zenit M rangefinder, made in collaboration with Leica, can now be purchased in the United States as part of a limited edition kit for $6,995.
Dec 12, 2019 at 19:26
Leica has unveiled a 'Ghost Edition' version of its M10-P priced at $14,995, as well as the new Summilux-M 90mm F1.5 ASPH telephoto prime lens for portrait photography.
lens newsDec 9, 2019 at 14:51
The 21mm F1.5 for Leica M-mount is a fully-manual prime lens with a clicked aperture and 10-blade aperture diaphragm that's currently available for $429.
mobileNov 21, 2019 at 19:17
Leica has added new features and functionality to its mobile companion app, FOTOS. Version 2.0 adds new Lightroom CC integration and new features specifically designed for iPadOS.
Nov 14, 2019 at 22:11
If you've been anxiously awaiting to find out what Leica's next special-edition camera, is, the wait is over.
Nov 11, 2019 at 16:29
The lens was teased earlier this year and effectively replaces the 75mm F1.8 Heliar Classic lens Voigtlander previously offered.
sample galleryNov 7, 2019 at 14:00
Leica invited our team from DPReview TV to Germany to test drive the new Leica SL2 – and test drive they did. Check out these samples captured with a pre-production SL2 body.
Nov 6, 2019 at 19:31
The HG-SCL6 battery grip adds a vertical shutter, dial controls and a second battery slot for doubling the battery life of the SL2.
Nov 6, 2019 at 14:00
It's been four years since the launch of Leica's first full-frame mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, and the new SL2 updates its predecessor in every important way.
sample galleryNov 6, 2019 at 14:00
We got our hands on Leica's new full frame SL2 prior to launch and we've been out and about in downtown Seattle, to bring you some first sample images.
Chris and Jordan are off to Germany to try the new Leica SL2 at Leica headquarters. Will Chris get to keep a camera for his birthday? Will Jordan declare it the best Leica ever for video? Tune in to to get the answers to this and more.
The Leica SL2 is a refined full-frame camera with in-body stabilization, fast burst shooting and capable video features
camera newsNov 6, 2019 at 14:00
Leica's SL2 full-frame mirrorless camera is a big leap over the original SL, now offering a 47MP sensor, in-body image stabilization, 20 fps burst shooting and 4K video capture.
Nov 1, 2019 at 18:49
A leaked image of EXIF data appears to show the Leica M10 might soon come in a new Monochrom variation.
Oct 24, 2019 at 17:14
Over 600 entries were submitted for the inaugural Leica Women Foto Project Award. We've rounded up a collection of images from the three winning photographers.
Sep 26, 2019 at 19:20
Yuneec, a Chinese drone manufacturer, announced the latest model in its Typhoon series. The H3 features an ION L1 Pro camera developed in partnership with Leica.
Sep 18, 2019 at 17:18
In a press release on its website, Photokina has confirmed that Leica, Nikon and Olympus have canceled their reservations for Photokina 2020.
camera newsSep 9, 2019 at 16:00
Nokishita has shared photos and specifications for a camera it claims is the Leica SL2.
lens newsAug 22, 2019 at 18:01
Viltrox has shared photos and specifications on its official Weibo account of three upcoming APS-C lenses for Fujifilm, Sony and Leica camera systems.
lens newsAug 15, 2019 at 17:43
Leica has announced its APO-Summicron-SL 50mm F2 lens, which is designed for the L-mount system. The lens is the smaller, lighter and (slightly) cheaper little brother to the 50mm F1.4 and is now available for $4495.
Aug 12, 2019 at 15:21
The lens is an affordable portrait-oriented lens with a 13-blade aperture diaphragm.
Aug 2, 2019 at 14:11
Leica has brought live a firmware update for its Q2 camera to address an issue that left its DNG files unreadable when shot in ‘Continuous Super Speed’ mode.
Jul 24, 2019 at 17:52
A number of Leica users are experiencing a problem with Raw files captured with the Q2's ‘continuous super speed’ drive mode that leaves their Raw files unreadable upon export.
lens newsJul 11, 2019 at 08:00
Sigma has announced its ultra-fast 35mm F1.2 prime lens for Sony E and Panasonic/Leica L-mount bodies. The lens features aspherical and 'SLD' elements, an 11-blade aperture and a sturdy weather-sealed enclosure.
lens newsJul 11, 2019 at 08:00
Sigma's 45mm F2.8 DG DN | Contemporary is a lightweight standard prime lens for full-frame Sony, Panasonic and Leica mirrorless cameras. Despite weighing just 215 grams (7.5 ounces), the lens is made mostly of metal and is water and dust resistant.
camera newsJul 10, 2019 at 17:21
It might be little more than a re-badged Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II, but at least it's not a new special-edition camera.
Jun 21, 2019 at 14:47
According to a report from German business newspaper Handelsblatt, Leica is cutting up to 100 jobs from its headquarters and adding up to 40 ’digital experts’ as part of a restructuring plan to help push its smartphone and computational photography technology forward.
Jun 19, 2019 at 18:22
Leica's latest special edition camera is a Leica CL collaboration with French-Italian photographer Jean Pigozzi.
lens newsJun 12, 2019 at 18:41
These small, fast primes aren't cheap, but neither are the cameras you're meant to mount them to.
Jun 6, 2019 at 07:00
We've updated our 'best fixed prime lens camera' buying guide, adding the Leica Q2, Fujifilm XF10 and Ricoh GR III. Despite some solid competition, the Fujifilm X100F remains as our top choices in this category.
lens newsMay 31, 2019 at 20:30
Panasonic's Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm F1.7 Micro Four Thirds lens, first teased at Photokina 2018, will be available for purchase in July for $1799. The lens, equivalent to 20-50mm on full-frame - offers a focus clutch, stepless aperture ring, minimal focus breathing and full weather-sealing.
May 28, 2019 at 20:20
No, it's not another special edition Leica. It's just a knock-off Leica replica that can play music with a twist of the 'lens.'
The Leica Q2 is an impressively capable fixed-lens, full-frame camera with a 47MP sensor and a sharp, stabilized 28mm F1.7 Summilux lens. It's styled like a traditional Leica M rangefinder and brings a host of updates to the hugely popular original Leica Q (Typ 116) that was launched in 2015.
May 19, 2019 at 20:39
A new week, a new special edition Leica.
videoApr 19, 2019 at 18:05
Leica is facing backlash in China following the publication of a video called 'The Hunt' set in 1989 during, among other things, the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests.
Apr 4, 2019 at 20:07
Leica has released firmware updates for its SL and CL mirrorless cameras that brings along new L-Mount lens support.
Leica recently announced the Q2, a digital rangefinder with a fixed 28mm F1.7 lens. It's a heck of a lot of fun to shoot with, but is it right for you? Based on our time with the camera, and its specifications, we've examined how well-suited it is for common photography use-cases.
camera newsMar 7, 2019 at 14:00
Leica has introduced the Q2, updating its predecessor with a higher resolution full-frame sensor, splash and dust resistance on par with the SL's and an updated OLED viewfinder.
The Leica Q2 has arrived on the scene and we've been busy pointing its 47MP full-frame sensor and 28mm F1.7 lens at as many subjects as possible. Initial impressions of image quality suggest excellent detail and ISO performance, but lackluster JPEG color.
|Red Otter by clicker88|
from Aviation Legends: de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
|The Adventurer-4862 by vbuhay|
from Best Travel Photos
|Wasdale Head by Andy62|
from My Best Picture of the Week
|Gotham never new what was coming... by pocoloco|
Most popular cameras