Photographic accessories, tools and other related gadgets.

Leica Calendar 2014 is Out

The Leica Calendar for 2014 is out, with twelve B&W designs of the Leica photographer René Burri. On display are photographs from different decades and photo projects from which the Swiss photographer traveled the world - from West Berlin, Brazil, Japan and the U.S. to Pakistan. The calendar pictures are those he himself has selected. The new Leica wall calendar marks the starting point for further alignment of the Leica annual calendar. Dedicated to the winners of the Leica Hall of Fame Awards 2013, René Burri, will be honored as will future winners of the Leica Hall of Fame Awards with such a Leica calendar. Read more below for details!

Full Range of Official Leica T-Shirts

Leica Store Miami (as well as other Leica stores) are now carrying the full range of official (and third-party) Leica T-shirts! These are really neat designs and would make a great gift for your favorite Leicaphile as we head into the holiday season. Check out the full line of T-shirts. Read more below to preview all of the designs!

MoMA Leica R8 Christmas Ornament

Just in time for the holidays! Something for every Leica lover out there, the MoMA Leica R8 Christmas Ornament! Made of hand-blown glass by artisans in Germany, it retails on the MoMA Store for $28 USD ($25.20 for members, plus $6.95 shipping). It can be gift wrapped for an additional $5, while a message can be passed on for free. Just so happens that today marks the 84th anniversary of MoMA!


New Walter M-Sleeve

Walter Pretorius - the man behind the Walter Eyepiece and Walter M-Stedi has today unleashed his newest creation, the Walter M-Sleeve. It is made from genuine ostrich leather from the Karoo, South Africa - an extremely durable and rare type of leather. It's easy to fit and remove on digital Leica M bodies and features a bare bottom - so that you can easily remove your baseplate for access to the battery and SD card as well as use a tripod easily. Each piece is handmade to order and available in a selection of colors. It retails for $160 USD. Read more below for additional images and video.


Custom Leica Rangefinder Rings

A talented jeweler by the name of Florian Huhoff is making some very unique, made-to-order Leica rangefinder rings called Fingershot. They're made of sterling silver and can be fitted with an optional gemstone and even engraved. Gold is another option, as is the camera model itself. Contact him for a quote. The camera itself measures 24x12mm. They go for about 190€ ($262 USD, exclusive of shipping). Edmond Terakopian just did a review of his ring which is based on the M3. Neat! You might like the Mr. M Collection of sterling silver soft releases and hotshoe covers as well...


Arte di Mano Review

Today we added our full, in-depth review of the Arte di Mano half cases and Laccio straps!

In perhaps one of our biggest reviews yet, we take an exacting look at the new champion of high quality leather accessories for your Leica M body.