I find it amusing when somebody claims "I'm not rumor-mongering" and then make a video called "Leica SL2 Coming in H1 2019?" - the video is based on a Photokina interview with Stephan Schulz from Leica who confirmed that a new SL model should be expected in the next few months:
The first Leica M lens adapters for the new Nikon Z and Canon EOS R full-frame mirrorless cameras are already announced. The Shoten LM-NZ lens adapter (Leica M lenses to Nikon Z-mount) is already available for sale on eBay:
After Novoflex and Shoten, Kipon also announced new Leica lens adapters for the Nikon Z and Canon R mirrorless cameras:
7Artisans published the first sample photos taken with the new 28mm f/1.4 lens for Leica M-mount - the pictures were taken on a Leica M7 camera with Fujifilm C200 film:
Today, Leica Camera announces the previously leaked Leica Q Khaki limited edition camera featuring real leather trim in khaki green. The new addition to the Leica Q family features the engraving of the classic Leica script on the top plate of the camera in matching khaki color and is also paired with a khaki green leather carrying strap (see the pictures at the bottom of this post).
Today, Leica Camera announced a new Leica V-Lux camera kit that includes a Bowery for Leica (Canvas, Field Tan) bag from the ‘ONA for Leica’ bag collection and a red Leica Rope Strap designed by COOPH. The Leica V-Lux Explorer Kit will be on sale staring today for $1,350: Adorama, B&H, Leica Store Soho, Leica Store Miami.
Here is a detailed sketch of the upcoming rangefinder-coupled 7Artisans 28mm f/1.4 lens for Leica M-mount: