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uniform experiment x Leica D-LUX 5

TechComments ⋅ Apr 30, 2011
Having shown his affinity for Leica in the past, Hiroshi Fujiwara’s uniform experiment align with Leica to create a new collaborative version of the D-LUX 5. The D-LUX 5, which has been out on the market since the latter half of 2010 featur...

Leica Portrait: Ralph Gibson

CultureComments ⋅ Apr 14, 2011
Leica’s new portrait series speaks with several of its brand’s ambassadors including photographer Ralph Gibson. Gibson speaks about his relationship with Leica regarding design as well as his advice to creating your own unique photogr...

Leica & Magnum: Past Present Future

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 30, 2011
A core principal which framed the establishment of Magnum Photos in 1947 was the belief that photographers should have a point of view in their imagery that transcended any formulaic recording of contemporary events. This tradition continues toda...

Fuji FinePix X100 vs Leica X1 Comparison Test

TechComments ⋅ Mar 6, 2011
The folks over at Leica Rumors recently caught wind a comparison test between the Leica X1 and the highly anticipated Fuji FinePix X100 camera via Flickr. With the FinePix X100 yet to release, one can only imagine what the reaction will be once f...

Leica M9: The Expanded Guide

CultureComments ⋅ Feb 18, 2011
With a price tag that places it in the realm of the aficionado who appreciates fine quality and stylish good looks, the Leica M9 is the world’s most compact full-format digital camera system and carries the 100-year heritage of the original...

Leica Explorer Campaign

DesignComments ⋅ Feb 16, 2011
In October of 2010, Leica launched their Explorer campaign. The project itself revolves around select photographers traveling the world to document the world with both The North Face gear and Leica’s V-Lux 2 in tow. Following the review of...

Leica X1 BMW Limited Edition Camera

TechComments ⋅ Jan 18, 2011
German camera manufacturer Leica has teamed up with German automaker BMW to release another limited edition run of its X1 camera (Leica has previously released “Jochen Rindt” and “Le Mans” editions of the model). With an Emarit 24mm f2.8 ASPH len...

Leica M9 Limited Edition “Ostrich”

TechComments ⋅ Dec 28, 2010
To finish off a busy 2010 year for German camera company Leica, another limited edition version of the M9 surfaces. On a similar note to a release seen in the first half of 2010, the camera features a brown synthetic ostrich leather wrapping comp...

Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Limited Edition

TechComments ⋅ Oct 5, 2010
The fantasy that is the Neiman Marcus catalog becomes a bit more realistic this Holiday season with the Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Edition Camera. Known for it’s imaginative and often pricey Holiday assortments, the NM catalog features this lim...

Leica M9 Titanium Video

TechComments ⋅ Sep 27, 2010
The Leica M9 Titanium edition was recently unveiled at this year’s Photokina 2010. Designed by Volkswagen Group’s Walter de’Silva, the following is a video with an un-boxing of the camera which costs just as much as some Volkswa...

Leica X1 Black

TechComments ⋅ Sep 22, 2010
Crafted in Germany, the Leica X1 Black features a 12.2 megapixel CMOS image sensor in APS-C format, 24mm f/2.8 ASPH. lens and a a sensor crop factor of 1.5. This camera is the ideal choice for professionals and amateurs alike with clear lines, a...

Leica M9 Titanium

TechComments ⋅ Sep 21, 2010
A new update to the flagship Leica M-series body has been unveiled with the new M9 Titanium. Cast out of a solid piece of titanium, it will be limited to only 500 pieces worldwide. The body also includes a fingerprint-resistant overlay. The frame...

Leica M9 Ostrich Leather Limited Edition

TechComments ⋅ Sep 13, 2010
Leica releases a beautiful limited edition version of its iconic M9 camera, highly coveted yet hardly affordable for most. The camera features essentially everything you’d expect from an M9, with a classy new ostrich leather wrap on the ext...

Leica X1 Black Embossed Ostrich Limited Edition

TechComments ⋅ Sep 8, 2010
Known for their limited edition offerings, Leica’s X1 will see a second exclusive camera release in the future under the influence of an ostrich wrapped design. A steel gray body is surrounded by rich black ostrich leather to create a luxur...

Leica Flagship Store Hong Kong

DesignComments ⋅ Jun 10, 2010
Hong Kong recently laid claim to two new Leica flagship stores in heart of two of its busiest districts. The Causeway Bay Times Square and Central IFC locations are modeled after Leica’s own German headquarters. In addition to offering up L...