Category Archives: Leica

Leica TL Mirrorless Camera Officially Announced

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Leica TL mirrorless camera has been officially announced. It is an updated version of the Leica T that was introduced in 2014. The new model’s design has pretty much remained untouched. There is now a new Titanium color option with anodized finish. While a number of specs and features have been improved. The new model still usesContinue Reading

Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens officially announced

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Leica Camera has announced the new Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens which is the modern version of the 1955 classic model. The optical design and mechanical construction of the Summaron-M 28 mm f/5.6 are identical to those of its predecessor. The lens consists of 6 elements in 4 groups, arranged symmetrically around the iris of the new Leica Summaron-M 28 mm f/5.6, isContinue Reading

Leica Q Firmware Update Version 2.0 Released

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Leica released a new firmware update for the Leica Q (Typ 116) full-frame compact camera with a fixed, stabilized 28mm F1.7 Summilux lens. This version adds an option to shoot in raw-only mode. While it expands the shutter speed range to include speeds of up to 120 seconds. Introduces an optimised EVF mode that makes navigation evenContinue Reading

Leica M-D (Typ 262) firmware update 1.0.0.4 released

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Leica has released a new firmware update for the M-D (Typ 262) digital rangefinder camera which is the first model in the digital M family without an LCD screen. Firmware update version 1.0.0.4 for Leica M-D (Typ 262) fixes a single bug and can be downloaded from the link below. To remember some features of the Leica M-D (Typ 262) which is exactly the same asContinue Reading

Leica M/M-P Typ 240, Typ 262, Monochrom Typ 246 New Firmware Updates Released

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Leica has announced new firmware updates for the Leica M/M-P (Typ 240), M (Typ 262), M Monochrom (Typ 246) cameras. The Leica M/M-P (Typ 240) has been updated to firmware version 2.0.3.0 while the M (Typ 262) firmware gets the version 1.0.0.6 and the M Monochrom (Typ 246) updated to firmware version 1.0.1.0. New firmware updates for Leica M cameras includes several improvements and bugContinue Reading

Leica Announces M-D (Typ 262) digital rangefinder with no LCD Display

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Leica has officially announced the M-D (Typ 262) digital rangefinder camera which is the first model in the digital M family without an LCD screen. The Leica M-D (Typ 262) is exactly the same as the existing M (Typ 262) but without a rear screen. The standard location of the screen on the back of the camera is takenContinue Reading

Leica S Typ 007 Firmware Update Version 3.0.0.0 Released

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Leica has announced a new firmware update for the Leica S Typ 007 medium format digital camera. Firmware update version 3.0.0.0 for Leica S Typ 007 camera includes automatic lens update, and improvements to user-defined programming, camera settings and performance. The Leica S Typ 007 features a 37.5MP 30 x 45mm CMOS sensor offering high-resolution still and video recordingContinue Reading

Leica Q (Typ 116) Compact Camera Gets Silver Award from Dpreview

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The Leica Q (Typ 116) fixed-lens premium compact camera with full-frame image sensor earned a high score and awarded as silver from Dpreview. A full in-depth review for the high-end premium compact camera posted by Dpreview. The camera has achieved a score of 80% and gets silver award overall. Details are as follows. The Leica Q (Typ 116) camera review includes body and design, control and menus, handling,Continue Reading

Leica Summilux-TL 35mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens Officially Announced

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Leica Camera has officially announced the Summilux-TL 35mm f/1.4 ASPH lens as the reference lens for APS-C-sized sensor Leica mirrorless cameras. The new prime lens with a bright aperture is compatible with L mount mirrorless cameras, including all T-series models as well as SL-series cameras in APS-C crop mode. It provides a normal-length 52.5mm equivalent focal length. The lens design features 12Continue Reading

Leica M Typ 262 Hands-on Video Reviews

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New hands-on video reviews of the Leica M Typ 262 camera is available on the web. Leica M Typ 262 digital rangefinder camera uses a 24-megapixel CMOS sensor, a Maestro image processor with a near-silent shutter, and a quiet shutter-cocking motor. Featuring a classic, minimalist appearance, Leica M Typ 262 has an updated silhouette, featuring a step in theContinue Reading