Video

Content that is primarily video - see also MVideo.

Michael Bay Talks About His Leica T

Michael Bay, an American film director and producer - talks about various movies he's involved with, such as Transformers: Age of Extinction and more in an article/video on Collider. What's especially worth noting is the Leica T he's holding and goes on to explain. Another product placement like the M Monochrom that Zack Snyder used to shoot the Batmobile? Leica seems to be courting Hollywood heavily these days... Leica T - as in Transformers. Read more below for the video!

Street Photography with Fred Fogherty

Here's an interesting video of street photographer Fred Fogherty in action. Don't be put off by the "Fuji X Series Photographer" part (they're good cameras which we also enjoy using with our M lenses). It serves to illustrate the technique of wandering around in a relaxed style, looking for photo opportunities that exist all around us day to day. Worth a look! If you're interested, Fred runs workshops and you can check out some photos in his gallery, 80 Days Around the World.

Street photography with Fred Fogherty


Leitz Park Opening Video

Leica Camera celebrated its return to Wetzlar, the birthplace of the Leica Camera, and 100 years of Leica photography with the opening of the new Leitz-Park.

Leitz-Park Opening Festival


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Mystical Marrakesh and Street Photography

Zack Arias spent three days in Marrakesh, Morocco with the Fujifilm X-T1, a camera we recently compared to the Leica T - and shares a few tips and tricks on getting the best out of your camera for street photography. Regardless of the camera used, it's chock full of excellent tips that apply to any platform. Well worth a watch!

Mystical Marrakech | Street Photography with Zack Arias and the X-T1


60th Birthday Review of the Leica M3

A while back we mentioned that this year not only marks 100 Years of Leica photography but also represents the 60th anniverary of the Leica M system. Kai from DigitalRev TV marks the occasion with this review of the Leica M3 which started it all back in 1954.

Leica M3 Hands-on Review


Leica's "Most Boring Ad" Goes Viral

Unless you've been living under a rock, you've surely heard that Leica announced the new T camera recently. One video in particular that snuck into the media frenzy surrounding its release was one entitled, "The Most Boring Ad Ever Made?" It's actually a full 45 minutes long, showing the hand-polishing of raw Leica T camera bodies... Turns out this ad might just have been genius rather than boring because it's gone viral. One look on Google, Twitter, Facebook, or blogs and elsewhere (including down below) - and you will see just how much it has been shared across the Internet! In fact, as of right now, the YouTube video has had over 24k views and the Vimeo version 196k... And counting. Even BBC News Magazine is in on the action.

Is this the most boring ad ever made? Not if you appreciate obsessive craftsmanship. Leica Camera spends 45 minutes polishing the new Leica T by hand. Watch for yourself and decide. Boring or not?

The Most Boring Ad Ever Made?


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