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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...

Leica V-LUX 20

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Apr 20, 2010
Coinciding with Leica’s recently launched CITIES.PEOPLES.PERSPECTIVES, the latest camera to join the Leica family is the V-LUX 20. The point & shoot camera brings to the table a 12.1 MP with 12x IS zoom and GPS-tagging function (which...

Leica CITIES.PEOPLE.PERSPECTIVES Mini-Site

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Apr 7, 2010
Leica recently launched a new initiative titled CITIES.PEOPLE.PERSPECTIVES which brings together a variety of photographic authors from around the globe. The goal of the project is to offer a look into the respective city and travels of the peopl...

Hermès x Leica M7 Official Unveiling

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 17, 2009
Following up on yesterday’s preview, the Hermès x Leica M7 enjoys an official unveiling. Aside from the previously seen orange version, another calfskin choice includes an “etoupe” and chrome combination as well. The limited edi...

Hermes x Leica M7 Limited Edition Camera

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 16, 2009
With an announcement looming and apparently set for today (Monday), here are some looks into the latest Leica special edition camera designed by luxury fashion house Hermes. Using the film-format M7 as its base, the camera features a bold orange...