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Shubhankar Ray on the Leica D-Lux 6 ‘EDITION BY G-STAR RAW’

TechComments ⋅ Jun 19, 2013
At first a seemingly off-beat collaboration, the worlds of rugged denim and luxury cameras have come together thanks to the newly-unveiled Leica D-Lux 6 ‘EDITION BY G-STAR RAW.’ As G-Star Global Brand Director Shubhankar Ray explains, shared values o...

Leica D-Lux 6 ‘EDITION BY G-STAR RAW’

TechComments ⋅ Jun 19, 2013
G-Star RAW’s vast array of denim embodies a certain quality, yet simultaneously a ruggedness – a testament to time and endurance. The brand has recently reached out to several industry leaders outside of fashion, creating a loose capsule of goo...

Leica X Vario Camera

TechComments ⋅ Jun 11, 2013
Previously dubbed the “Mini M,” Leica’s miniaturized “M” series camera has officially been unveiled: the Leica X Vario. Boasting a 16MP APS-C sensor alongside a Vario Elmar 18-46mm f/3.5-6.4 ASPH lens (35mm equivalent. 2...

Alfred Eisenstaedt’s Leica IIIa Rangefinder Sells for €114,000 EUR

TechComments ⋅ May 28, 2013
Earlier we showed you the gold-plated Leica that sold for $683,000 at auction; now we’ve got a look at a vintage Leica IIIa Rangefinder from the same auction. This beauty was one of photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt’s personal cameras – the...

This Gold-Plated Leica from 1931 Sold for $683,000

TechComments ⋅ May 28, 2013
A rare ‘Luxus’ Leica camera recently fetched $683,000 at an auction in Vienna. Made in 1931, the gold-plated camera was covered with lizard leather and came with two lenses.  The former owner of the antique was none other than German spar...

Leica Teases a New Mini Edition of its M Camera

TechComments ⋅ May 24, 2013
Leica’s premiere digital rangefinder series, dubbed simply the “M” series, will gain a new member next month – June 11 to be exact. Previewed on the brand’s website is this image of a black box with its circular brand icon in the corner a...

Minox DDC Miniature Leica Replica Camera

TechComments ⋅ Mar 18, 2013
Minox, famed for its early spy cameras and its current crop of replica miniature cameras, has announced a new version of its classic miniature Leica replica camera. Dubbed the DCC, it features a 14-megapixel CMOS sensor capable of shooting video as w...

Leica X2 White Limited Edition Camera for Daimaru Shinsaibashi Leica

TechComments ⋅ Mar 12, 2013
It’s not like any particular Leica camera isn’t a collectable, yet a limited edition commemorative model may take slight precedence over others. In celebration of opening a new store in Osaka, Japan, Leica will present a very rare renditi...

Jon Humphries and Leica Combine Skateboarding and M Photography

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 11, 2013
Jon Humphries has captured pinnacle moments in skateboarding, from immortalizing Heath Kirchart riding his motorcycle to a role as top photographer for Nike SB. The revered photographer has amassed a large body of work over the years, many favorites...

Porter Classic Founder Katsuyuki Yoshida Shares His Love of Photography

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 28, 2013
With the availability of information in the digital age of today we have all come to know our favorite artisans, both name and face – a virtue not all too common before the invention of the web. What’s less frequent however, is knowing th...

Leica – Revival of a Legend Video

TechComments ⋅ Jan 5, 2013
Undoubtedly bolstered by a strong demand for analog photography, and the insatiable consumer thirst of a burgeoning Mainland China market, Leica has seen its fortunes turn around significantly within the last 10 years. In a short segment se...

The Most Affordable Way to Own a Leica Is Through These Coffee Cups

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 20, 2012
Leica arguably produces the most sought-after cameras in photography. Few, however, have been able to own a piece of the company’s meticulously crafted goods–until now. Leica announced that it will release two special lens-styled mugs for...

Bonhams to Hold Auction in Hong Kong for Rare Leica Cameras

TechComments ⋅ Oct 3, 2012
Famed auction house Bonhams is set to hold a fairly sizable auction containing some of the most prestigious and rare Leica cameras to date. The collection contains more than 250 piece of Leica cameras and accessories from a group of select collectors...

Apple x Leica? Rumors of Jonathan Ive Designing a Camera for 2013

TechComments ⋅ Sep 18, 2012
Legendary Apple designer Sir Jonathan Ive is rumored to be designing a limited edition Leica camera. According to PetaPixel, Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, president of the German camera maker, said at a special event this week that a limited version of the n...

Leica’s New M-E Camera

TechComments ⋅ Sep 18, 2012
Leica’s new M-E camera marks a return to the roots of the M-System with a focus on essential photographic functions. The most compact full-format camera system in the world, the camera purposely lacks some of the features that are technically p...