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Leica: The Singled Person

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 21, 2011
“The Singled Person” by Leica is an installation of eight unsynchronized slide projectors displaying photographs by eight international photographers: Michael Ackerman, Morten Andersen, Lorenzo Castore, Thorsten Kirchhoff, Peer Kugler, André Lützen,...

The Making of Leica Lenses

DesignComments ⋅ Jul 11, 2011
Every Leica lens is handcrafted and goes through meticulous manufacturing processes to uphold the quality and precision that Leica defines and customers have come to expect. In the age where technology almost inevitably means mass manufacturing,...

Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2011 Photo Winners

ArtsComments ⋅ Jul 8, 2011
Since 1979, German lens and optics company Leica has celebrated some of best photos of the past year with their Oskar Barnack Awards. Inspired by Leica’s original engineer and father of the 35mm camera format Oskar Barnack, a slideshow show...

Leica Portrait: wowe

CultureComments ⋅ Jun 25, 2011
The advent of the Leica Portrait series has offered a great platform for some of our generation’s greatest and most influential photographers to tell their stories. Hailing from Germany, New York-based photographer wowe (Wolfgang Wesener) g...

Leica M9-P

TechComments ⋅ Jun 22, 2011
Leica introduces a nice counterpart to its flagship M9 with a slightly modified M9-P. The outward appearance is the greatest difference in the M9-P as it aims to achieve a greater level of stealth and understatement. Leica’s defining red do...

DigitalRev TV: Why the Leica M is so Unique

TechComments ⋅ Jun 20, 2011
With the rise in popularity of the digital camera, as well as advances in technology and software that make it easy to take quality pictures with little-to-no training, esteemed photography brand Leica has felt the need to issue a video lauding t...

Leica Shop Vienna 20th Anniversary Collection

TechComments ⋅ Jun 20, 2011
In honor of the 20th anniversary of the Leica Shop in Vienna, the well-established camera brand has released three super limited-edition versions of some of their most recognizable models. Coming in a run of 20 pieces each, the M9-P, M3-P and D-L...

Leica M9-P Hammertone Limited Edition

TechComments ⋅ Jun 10, 2011
An official announcement has yet to surface for Leica’s latest M9 variant, the M9-P. However, this hasn’t stopped the upcoming update to surface in the form of this official M9-P Hammertone release in association with the Leica Ginza...

Leica: Danny MacAskill Plays Capetown

CultureComments ⋅ May 31, 2011
Just recently, German camera manufacturer Leica had a chance to follow Scottish street trials pro rider Danny MacAskill as he hit the streets of Capetown, South Africa. In these two videos (including one with an added behind-the-scenes feature),...

Leica V-Lux 30

TechComments ⋅ May 26, 2011
Leica’s compact point-and-shoot V-Lux series gets a new update with the unveiling of the V-Lux 30. The 15.1 MP camera features a Leica DC Vario-Elmar lens 4.3 – 68.8 mm f/3.3-5.9 ASPH, touch screen LCD display and a great degree of us...

uniform experiment x Leica D-LUX 5 Further Look

DesignComments ⋅ May 6, 2011
Originally previewed last month, we take another look into the upcoming collaboration between Hiroshi Fujiwara’s uniform experiment and acclaimed camera makers Leica. Working together, the two develop a limited edition uniform experiment version...

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...