Category Archives: Leica

Leica released firmware updates for M10, Q, CL, TL2, T/TL

Leica Camera released a firmware update with new features and performance enhancements for the Leica M10, Leica Q, Leica CL, Leica TL2, Leica TL and the original Leica T. Users can download and install the update themselves, or you can take your Leica camera to any Leica Store and have it installed via the freeContinue Reading

Leica C-Lux compact announced with 20MP 1″ sensor

Leica Camera has announced the Leica C-Lux compact camera that features a 24-360mm F3.3-6.4 zoom lens and a 20MP 1” BSI-CMOS sensor. This is a re-branded Panasonic ZS200 and the camera offers 4K video and it has a viewfinder with a 2.33 million-dot resolution. Featuring a Leica DC Vario-Elmar 8.8–132 mm f/3.3–6.4 ASPH. lens and aContinue Reading

Leica C-LUX camera to be announced soon

Leica Camera is rumored to announce a new Leica C-LUX model soon as the first pictures of the compact camera already leaked online. Although it is unclear which Panasonic model is used, it is predicted that the new camera is based on the Panasonic ZS200, which was introduced in the past few months. According toContinue Reading

Leica C-M full frame mirrorless camera rumors

First Leica C-M full frame mirrorless camera rumors has been leaked on the web. According to recent reports Leica Camera is rumored to announce a new Leica C-M mirrorless full frame camera in June. The new full frame mirrorless camera will be positioned between the CL and the SL models. Even if the name is not clear yet,Continue Reading

Leica SL Typ 601 firmware update 3.2 released

Leica SL Typ 601 firmware update 3.2 released. New firmware update version 3.2 brings improved support for Leica flashes. AF Position can be locked to avoid unwanted changes and a new menu item added with new power saving mode. Leica SL ($7,450 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) features a 24-megapixel CMOS sensor adapted from the Leica Q and offers a built-in SXAG 4.4MP resolution EVF and aContinue Reading

Leica Super Vario Elmar SL 16-35mm f/3.5-4.5 ASPH lens officially announced

The Leica Super Vario Elmar SL 16-35mm f/3.5-4.5 ASPH is a new wide-angle zoom lens for the Leica SL camera. With the Vario-Elmarit–SL 24-90mm F2.8-4 ASPH and the APO-Vario-Elmarit-SL 90-280mm F2.8-4, the Leica SL system now covers a combined focal range of 16mm to 280mm. The lens will be available at Leica stores, boutiques, and dealers worldwide startingContinue Reading

Leica SL Type 601 firmware update 3.1 released

Leica released a new firmware update V3.1 for the SL Typ 601 full-frame mirrorless camera. The company also announced the release of its Summilux-SL 50 mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens. New firmware update version 3.1 brings improved support for Summilux-SL 1:1.4/50 ASPH. It also improves overall color balance for JPG files under certain light situations. Leica SL ($7,450 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) features a 24-megapixel CMOS sensor adapted from the Leica QContinue Reading

Leica announces the APO Summicron-SL 75mm f/2 and 90mm f/2 ASPH lenses

Leica officially announces the APO Summicron-SL 75mm f/2 and 90mm f/2 ASPH short telephoto lenses for its SL full-frame mirrorless camera. The APO-Summicron-SL 75mm and 90mm F2 ASPH lenses feature an apochromatic design to reduce chromatic aberration, a single aspherical element and minimum focusing distances of 0.5 and 0.6 meters, respectively. Both lenses have aContinue Reading

Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 coming in 2018

Leica Camera is rumored to announce a new SL lens soon. The product in question is the Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2. This will be the fourth Summicron lens for the SL system. Those were the 35mm, 75mm and 90mm lenses with maximum f/2 aperture. Actually 50mm was missing in the lineup and looks like the companyContinue Reading

New Firmware for All Leica M Cameras Released

Leica released a new firmware update for all of their Leica M cameras with added support for the latest two lenses. These lenses are the new Noctilux-M 75 f/1.25 ASPH and Thambar-M 90 f/2.2.  Japanese website Nokishita has also discovered a new Leica Summilux-M 90mm f/1.5 ASPH lens is listed in the new firmware update (binary editor address: 3DEEC3).  You canContinue Reading