Content having to do with digital photography.

Leica M Menus and Functions gives us a behind-the-scenes tour of the new M menus and functions in this video:

Leica M Sensor a "Game Changer"

Chipworks, In a series of articles suggests in the last part that the new Leica MAX 24MP CMOS sensor in the upcoming M to be a game changer. Read more below.

Leica M as a Filmmaker’s Tool

Leica revealed their new M series camera at Photokina 2012. It marks the first time video has been implemented on a Leica M, with a brand new full frame 35mm CMOS sensor developed in Europe by CMOSIS. What M shooters probably never thought they'd hear is how it might work as a filmmaker's tool! Read more below for the details.

Leica Event in Cologne 2012

Leica has scheduled an exclusive event in Köln (Cologne) Germany on September 17th, 2012 (the day before the start of Photokina 2012). Promising to focus on the "exclusive premiere of precision photographic tools." The rumors include a new Leica M10, a redesigned Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH and a new Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4. Read more below for the full invitation:

Leica Releases Firmware v1.196 for M9/M9-P

Today Leica has released the latest firmware for the M9 and M9-P, v1.196. You can download it here, along with the instructions and a list of the improvements. There's actually a little something for everyone in this release and recommended. Read more below for the overview:

Overcome Your Fear of Shooting Street

Eric Kim has just posted a free ebook/PDF of a work in progress, 31 Days to Overcome Your Fear of Shooting Street Photography. He writes, "In street photography, one of the biggest problems that most aspiring street photographers is getting over their initial fear of taking photos of strangers in public (without permission)." Check it out.