Leica have been creating incremental updates of their digital M cameras since the M8.2 added a sapphire crystal rear display, different framelines and a quieter shutter in 2009. Of course, there have also been many limited-edition cameras, but they haven’t normally had any technical changes.
To celebrate the inauguration of the third phase of the Leitz Park complex, Leica Camera AG presents a strictly limited edition of selected camera models:
With the Leica M10 ‘Edition Zagato’, Leica Camera AG presents a new special edition that unites the best of German craftsmanship and Italian design. Comprising a camera and a Leica Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens, the set takes its name from Dr Andrea Zagato, owner of the design house and automotive styling specialist, who personally designed the limited edition, restricted to 250 pieces worldwide.
Leica today introduced the Leica C-Lux, a pocket ‘travel zoom’ camera that combines a 24-360mm equivalent lens with a 20.1 MP 1″ sensor.
Paradise Road Show took place in Palm Springs. A mecca of modernist villa architecture from the middle of the last century, the California desert town of Palm Springs owes its popularity to the invention of air conditioning in the fifties. Frank Sinatra was the first to break ground and was persuaded to build a modern vacation villa. He hosted legendary cocktail parties there and was a model for many other Hollywood stars who would turn Palm Springs into a vacation playground for the stars in the sixties, but today, this is only true during the Coachella Festival.
New firmware versions for the Leica CL (v.2.0), Leica TL2 (v1.4) and Leica T(v1.8)/TL(v2.3) are available for download now. The update is offering improvements, new features and bug fixes.
Leica has released a major firmware update (v3.0) for the Leica Q (Type 116) which was introduced three years ago.
Today Leica released the firmware update v 184.108.40.206 for the Leica M10 – it brings an improved Auto ISO option, a revised Delete dialog and more.
The Voigtländer NOKTON 50mm F1.2 aspherical VM expands Cosina’s lens portfolio for the Leica M bayonet. The model will be available in Europe from September for 1,099€.
Only a month before photokina 2018 the german camera manufacturer introduced the new LEICA M10-P with many new features. The new camera is available as of now for US $7,995 in black and silver chrome.