Leica compact camera systems.

New Leica Product May 1, 2015!

At the U.S. edition of the celebrated art fair at Paris Photo Los Angeles from May 1-3, 2015 - Leica will be showing a new product (see photo). We're fairly confident that this will not be the new M Monochrom (Type 246). We have that pegged for release in June (at the earliest). While it's definitely coming, and we're hearing rumblings about internal discussions regarding a new product (possibly this one)... It may just be the Leica Q camera.

Leica Q (Type 116) Coming

Site has another FCC-style leak for us. This time, it hints at a Leica Q (Type 116) camera. Read more below for details.

Leica X "Edition Moncler"

Leica Camera AG, Wetzlar, in cooperation with Moncler, created a special limited edition Leica X "Edition Moncler." United by the shared values ​​of both brands, premium quality and workmanship - combines for the Leica X "Edition Moncler" aesthetics and technology in a distinctive look. Combining high quality leather trim, in the tricolor color blue-white-red (a tribute to the French roots of Moncler) and the silver version of the Leica X - an eye-catcher and a must-have - for the fashion conscious and photography lovers alike. The price is 2,450 € ($3,100 USD) and limited to 1,500 pieces worldwide. Read more below for details.

Leica Announces Leica X-E (Type 102)

Today at Photokina 2014, Leica has announced they are expanding the Leica X family with a new camera model, the Leica X-E (Type 102) - made in Germany. The particularly compact and lightweight X-E has all the features that characterize a Leica camera: an outstanding fast lens, the best materials and a premium finish. The camera also features an unmistakable design that, in the case of the X-E, is further emphasized by special details – like the titanium look of its body and control elements matched to its silver lens. Leather trim in the color metallic rounds off its elegant looks. Read more below for details!

Leica Announces V-Lux (Type 114)

Today at Photokina 2014, Leica has announced the next generation model of the Leica V-Lux product line - the Leica V-Lux (Type 114). The new digital compact camera combines a high-performance lens, superior imaging qualities and high speed in a compact and handy form. Its Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 9.1–146 mm f/2.8–4 ASPH. super-zoom lens offers an enormously broad spectrum of capabilities from macro to extreme telephoto photography and, in combination with its versatile package of features, makes it the ideal all-round camera to take along wherever you go. Read more below for details!

Leica Announces D-Lux (Type 109)

Today at Photokina 2014, Leica has announced a new, high-performance Leica D-Lux compact camera that features a fast Leica DC Vario-Summilux 10.9–34 mm f/1.7–2.8 ASPH. zoom lens with a very fast initial aperture and an extremely practical zoom range equivalent to 24 to 75 mm in 35 mm format. In comparison to the previous model, it offers a larger Four Thirds sensor that, in combination with its lens ensures superior picture quality in all shooting situations. The familiar, extensive package of features, with automatic mode, manual setting options and improved video capability, now includes an integrated electronic viewfinder with 2.8 MP resolution and a Wi-Fi module. Together with its intuitive handling concept, the Leica D-Lux in classically elegant camera design is an ideal companion for capturing unique moments in pictures of impressive quality with a high level of creative freedom. Read more below for details!