20 Jun
Only 20 of each camera made to celebrate Austrian store launch

Today Leica Rumors announced three new limited edition variations of its M9-P, M3-P and the D-Lux 5 cameras. Created to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the vaunted camera maker’s flagship Vienna shop, the collection will be limited to only 20 of each camera. The D-Lux 5 (above) gets a bold “Leica” logo embossed across its […]


26 Apr
For when the best camera in the world is the one you have on you

The Leica i9 Concept attempts to combine two products which are at the head of their respective markets. Heeding to their philosophy that the best camera is the one you actually have on you, Black Design Associates have created a phone case that utilizes all of the iPhone’s power and rich features and compliments it […]


25 Feb
Michel Comte's "Not Only Women" exhibit at the Leica Gallery

Renowned photographer Michel Comte’s brings his world famous images to the Leica Gallery in Prague for the limited run Not Only Women exhibit. With a career spanning 3 decades, the Swiss-born Comte has had the luck of shooting many of the most beautiful women on Earth, building a gallery of actresses, filmmakers, political personalities, supermodels […]


18 Jan
German manufacturing duo team up for das beautiful camera

The Germans are coming! The Germans are coming! Automaker BMW is teaming up with German camera manufacturer Leica and releasing this limited edition of the 35mm X1 camera. Like the original, the X1 is equipped with an Emarit 24mm f2.8 ASPH lens and a CMOS image sensor, but this exclusive model has a retro metal casting and […]


12 Oct
One of automobile design's finest customizes the Leica

One of the most acclaimed car designers in the world, Walter de’Silva was offered the opportunity to customize his own Leica M9 camera for limited edition production. De’Silva is credited with reviving the once fading but glorious Alfa Romeo badge in Europe in the 90s, then sexying up Seat before becoming head designer at Audi, […]


29 Mar
French animation team H5 present Logorama

This is a genius short film directed by French animation collective H5. The animation on Logorama is superb, and the attention to detail is hilarious— a gay Mr. Clean, lecherous Pringles guys and a deranged, bloodthirsty Ronald McDonald all enter the fray (love the Slurm cameo and Leica rifle scope, too). No wonder Logorama was […]


26 Jan
Limited Edition cameras will honor Tiananmen Square massacre...oh wait a second, no it won't...

I’m always amused when China refers to itself as the “People’s Republic of China”, considering most people have the rights of the common stray dog — in other words, stay outta the way or you’ll end up in somebody’s soup. I got no personal beef with the country, it’s just when you’re human rights record […]


17 Nov
The M7 gets a Hermès makeover

Much respect for the German folks over at Leica—they do know how to build a quality camera. Same goes for French fashion house Hermès—limited edition fashion is what they do best. Bring the two together for a $14,000 35 mm camera, though…really, for reals? Sure, there are only 200 of these available, and the calfskin […]