A day with a Leica Master | Chris Bilodeau

It’s not often that you get to spend time with a true master.  I heard about Youxin Ye online from pretty much everyone on the planet that is somehow connected to Leica cameras.  Just ask anyone who the best person Read more …

Leica M or M Monochrome, the cruel dilemma…. and decision time! |
Fae Photographies

Equipped of a M9 since few month, I started a reflection to choose his successor, the M Monochrome or the M? We must choose so I propose to share with you the path who allows me to decide. To immediately Read more …

Leica 90mm lenses – The Summarit, Thambar, Summicron,
Tele-Elmarit and other Leitz 90mm lenses | Thorsten Overgaard

The Leica Summarit lenses have an aura of „not good enough“ about them. The „Summarit Quartet“ of the 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm f/2.5-lenses was born during a period with changing CEOs and changing ownership of Leica Camera AG. What Read more …

Is Leica the Right Camera for You? | Benjamin Parks

Leica is to photographers what the Stradivarius is to violinists: not only the ‘best’ tool from a technical perspective, but also the one with the most ‘spirit’ – the one that represents photography and what it means to be a Read more …

Why Leica? | Matt Day

While there’s already a certain mystique to Leica cameras, specifically the Leica M series, I’ve always wanted to express my feelings and thoughts on the subject. It often becomes a conversation piece whenever I’m talking to other photographers and certainly, Read more …

40 Photos That Will Make You Want A Leica Camera | Jack Archer

In the camera world, Leica is pretty much the Rolex of the industry. They make gorgeous, high quality, and iconic cameras that can take one hell of a photograph with the right person behind the lens. Sure, there’s a few Read more …

How I lost my Leica equipment and what happened next | Witold Riedel

The following story has some parts that might feel a bit strange to some, and yet will feel completely familiar to others. I guess that’s how stories go. When reading it, some will dislike me for some of the facts, Read more …

Zeiss Distagon 35 1.4 ZM Review (on Leica M9) | Markus Gerhards

I have to admit that i love the rendering of Leica lenses on my M9 camera and i never owned or even shot a Zeiss lens before. I even decided against an upgrade to the M type 240 because of Read more …

The Storytellers Kit | Daniel Schaefer

Daniel Schaefer shares with us his thoughts and experiences on developing the right kit for telling your story. A great look at how different focal lengths can change the narrative. Check it out. Gear does not make the photographer, allow Read more …

The Cult Of The Leica Camera | Simon Garfield

The camera arrives in a thin, brown cardboard box. Inside the box is another box, also cardboard, but this time shiny silver with a small red dot on the side. One opens the top and the sides fall away in Read more …