Adobe LR 5.7 - Lots of Leica Updates

Adobe has released Adobe Photoshop Lightroom v5.7 which supports the latest Leica cameras and lenses, including a lot of Voigtländer lenses as well! It also now comes with the previously (and separately) released Aperture import plugin. Adobe Camera Raw was also updated to v8.7. Read more below for details and download links!

Leica Fotopark Awarded Best in Cloud 2014

Leica Camera won "Best in Cloud Award 2014" for their new cloud service called Leica Fotopark even though the service is still in development. Read more below for full details.

Adobe Releases ACR 8.7 RC

Adobe Labs has released Adobe Camera Raw v8.7 RC for CC and CC 2014 and Adobe Camera Raw v8.7 RC for CS6. A few interesting updates for Leica shooters; support for the Leica V-Lux (Type 114) and three new lens profiles for SLR Magic and Voigtländer lenses. Read more below for the details!

Leica Announces Fotopark Cloud Service

As we told you about Fotopark earlier, today at Photokina 2014 - Leica has announced a comprehensive digital service concept for the storage, processing and management of pictures – Leica Fotopark. With this concept, the manufacturer of premium cameras, lenses and sport optics products from Wetzlar is expanding its existing business model with an online platform that sets the focus in the digitally connected world on what is truly essential – the picture – and bridges the divide between hardware and software. Read more below for details!

How to Follow La Vida Leica

Our new (as of early this year) server is awesome and should have no problems next week. But if you'd rather... You can also follow our news on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Flickr, Reddit, Pinterest and YouTube. At the very least, it'll suck less than Apple's live streaming on Tuesday. ;)

Leica Photo Cloud Service Website?

It seems there's another tidbit of Leica news pre-Photokina 2014. It seems that Leica Camera AG has registered the domain Could it be the cloud service we mentioned a while back? This domain was registered not long ago - on June 6, 2014. Read more below for details!