The update improves autofocus capabilities and adds a collection of new and improved video features to Leica's 24MP full-frame camera system.
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Apr 9, 2021 at 18:24
Photographer Markus Stark has adapted a Leica APO-Telyt-R 400mm F2.8 lens and teleconverters to his Panasonic GH4 to shoot a super-detailed video of the moon.
Mar 29, 2021 at 18:10
Leica, and 1854, publisher of The British Journal of Photography, recently announced a monthly themed Commission Series with a £5000 grant.
Mar 29, 2021 at 16:31
A one-off prototype used in the development process of a limited-edition (RED) Leica M is expected to sell for more than $250K when it goes up for auction in June at the Leitz Photographica Auction
Mar 17, 2021 at 14:02
DPReview has been able to confirm with Leica its entire product lineup—barring a few new releases—will see prices increase at the beginning of April.
Feb 25, 2021 at 18:48
Leica’s latest limited-edition camera is a gold-adorned Q2 made in collaboration with actor Daniel Craig and British photographer Greg Williams.
Feb 22, 2021 at 18:36
Huawei's Mate X2 is the Chinese company's latest foldable phone. It incorporates a Leica-branded four camera array, complete with a macro and telephoto camera.
lens newsFeb 18, 2021 at 14:00
Leica has announced the APO-Summicron-SL 28mm F2 ASPH lens for full-frame L-mount mirrorless bodies. It features six aspherical elements, a newly designed manual focus ring and weather-sealing.
Feb 4, 2021 at 20:01
Fabian Oefner has combined science and art throughout his photographic career. His latest project is inspired by the Heisenberg uncertainty principle and consists of a Leica M6 that Oefner cut into pieces using a bandsaw.
Jan 29, 2021 at 19:26
The new feature, called Perspective Control, ’helps to achieve straighter vertical lines and a straight horizon, ensuring a natural image effect – specifically in architectural images,’ according to Leica.
lens newsJan 29, 2021 at 16:14
Almost half-a-century after it produced its Noctilux 50mm F1.2 lens, Leica is back with a reissue that pays homage to a lens that helped define the 'Leica look.'
videoJan 25, 2021 at 17:20
Leica’s newest video adtakes a look back at the ‘witnesses’ who have captured world events with cameras over the last century.
Jan 21, 2021 at 20:42
The new limited edition Reporter version of the M10-P comes with a Kevlar jacket and a deep green paint — though you (probably) won't be taking it to war
lens newsJan 18, 2021 at 15:32
The lens is optically identical to its black and silver siblings, but spices things up with a bright-red paint job and a custom lens cap to celebrate the Year of the Ox.
lens newsDec 23, 2020 at 16:07
This ultra-compact 35mm pancake lens features a fixed F5.6 aperture but manages to squeeze a manual focus mechanism inside.
Dec 22, 2020 at 14:40
The adapter, which offers full support for Nikon’s phase-detection autofocus system, is technically a Leica M mount to Nikon Z mount autofocus adapter, but since you can stack other adapters on top, the options are almost limitless.
Dec 13, 2020 at 15:00
Leica's SL2-S might not look like it breaks any ground at a casual glance, but on the inside, its 24MP sensor promises better video performance than its higher resolution sister model. Find out what it's like to handle in our hands-on look.
Leica releases 'Henri' Cinematographer's Viewfinder for pairing its new SL2-S camera system with PL, LPL lenses
Dec 10, 2020 at 18:30
The 'Henri' Cinematographer's handle comes in two models — L-PL and L-LPL — and features a foldable grip that has built-in buttons for controlling recording right from the handle.
camera newsDec 10, 2020 at 14:00
Leica's SL2-S is a companion model to the existing SL2, coming in with more modest resolution but more robust burst shooting and video recording features.
mobileNov 16, 2020 at 19:21
Leica Rumors noticed that hidden in the changelog of a version 2.2.0 app update, Leica made all of the premium features in its mobile companion app, which once cost $50 per year, free for all.
The Leica Q2 Monochrom is a version of the Gold Award-winning Q2 that only shoots images in black and white. It's a niche (and pricey) product to be sure, but so far we find it to be well-designed and capable of outstanding results.
camera newsNov 10, 2020 at 14:00
Leica has announced the Q2 Monochrom, a black & white version of the Q2. It features a new monochrome-only 47MP sensor as well as the 28mm F1.7 lens and top-notch build quality as the regular Q2.
lens newsOct 5, 2020 at 14:29
The second-generation lens features a revamped optical design compressed into a smaller frame than its predecessor. Cosina is offering the lens in both a multi-coating and single-coating versions to fit the look you desire.
lens newsAug 28, 2020 at 00:28
After recent tariffs imposed on Leica lenses made in Germany, the company has revealed it is manufacturing nine of its lenses in Portugal and selling them at a lower cost to account for the lack of additional tariffs.
Aug 18, 2020 at 13:43
How much does image quality differ between 7Artisans' $430 35mm F1.4 lens and Leica's $5,895 Summilux-M 35mm F1.4? Leica Rumors decided to put the two lenses to a test in a blind comparison.
Aug 13, 2020 at 17:40
The new Pro Pronto AF adapter from Fotodiox brings AF-S and AF-C autofocus capabilities to Leica M-mount lenses used with Fujifilm X series cameras.
camera newsAug 12, 2020 at 14:04
Even when they're broken and embalmed in copper, Leica cameras don't come cheap, apparently.
lens newsAug 3, 2020 at 18:22
The 'Gold Skin' version of the lens is identical to its black and silver 35mm F1.4 M-mount contemporaries, aside from, well, the 24K gold.
Jul 24, 2020 at 18:30
The six lenses, which are nearly identical in specs to their FE, RF and Z mount versions, include one wide-angle zoom, two wide-angle primes and three macro lenses.
camera newsJul 16, 2020 at 13:00
Leica has introduced the M10-R, the highest resolution member of its M10-series yet. In most other respects, it's a classic M10, with the welcome addition of a touch-sensitive screen and quiet shutter borrowed from the M10-P.
Jun 21, 2020 at 20:30
As promised, Leica has delivered the 'Multishot' mode for its SL2 full-frame mirrorless camera that enables you to capture photos up to 187MP.
Jun 10, 2020 at 13:58
MS Optic's latest lens is an ultra-small, wide-angle lens for Leica M-mount camera systems.
camera newsMar 6, 2020 at 15:48
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.
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