Ricoh Imaging has quietly announced the GR IIIx, a new compact camera based on the popular GR III, that features a 40mm (full-frame equiv.) F2.8 lens and other improvements. At the heart of the GR IIIx is a 24.24-megapixel APS-C image sensor (6,000 x 4,000 pixels) with sensor-shift three-axis image...


Every now and then I make a rash promise. I'll say something like, "if somebody builds a ______, I'll buy one." And then somebody builds a ______, and...I don't buy it.  Usually because I'm too cheap. I acknowledge being cheap. Partly because of always feeling poor, and exposed, financially spea...


FREE TURBO THOUGHTS Dear friends, The turbo thought of the morning: Perhaps we all just need to become a bit more philosophical in our photography. Because what is needed in today’s world in photography? Not more cameras, equipment, or lenses or better iPhone cameras, but more phi...


What are the best street photography settings? Street photography can be tricky, but as an experienced shooter, I’ve spent a lot of time experimenting with different settings. Over the years, I’ve determined what works – and what doesn’t. That’s why, in this article, I’m going to share my...


Ricoh GR iii dust protection for street photographers is an absolute must, and any seasoned GR iii owner will tell you so. I had my first speck of dust on the sensor within one week, and a year on my photos look like an inverted starry night. When you buy a camera which costs up...


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By LR admin | Published: September 9, 2021 The previously rumored leica Q2 James Bond 007 limited edition camera is now officially announced. Here are the details about this limited edition: Black paint finish on the camera housing Bespoke ocean green leather covering by Globe-T...


Ulysses Aoki, Japan Here are the 40 Single Photo Finalists Of the London Street Photography Festival (LSPF) 2021. Winners will be announced during LSPF Live on the 29th of August on our Youtube channel. Established in 2017, London Street Photography Festival is the biggest UK festival dedic...


By LR admin | Published: September 9, 2021 The previously rumored leica Q2 James Bond 007 limited edition camera is now officially announced. Here are the details about this limited edition: Black paint finish on the camera housing Bespoke ocean green leather covering by Globe-T...


Show caption The garden designed by Paul Greenberg on his terrace in New York. Photograph: Katherine Marks Gardens Soon after 9/11, I moved into an old building by Ground Zero. First step? Plant an unlikely patch of green Paul Greenberg Sat 28 Aug 2021 11.00 BST If you listen,...


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By LR admin | Published: September 1, 2021 → Flash sync contact covers for leica M1, M2, and M3 cameras are now available for sale in Japan for 1,375 yen (for 2 pieces). Similar products are available also on eBay. → The different Leica M6 variations.The different Leica M6...


By LR admin | Published: September 16, 2021     The wooden leica M3 replica camera is back in stock at the Leica Rumnros Online Store with free international shipping: Direct link to place an order with PayPal . Weight: 6 oz / 170 g Dimensio...


Ulysses Aoki, Japan Here are the 40 Single Photo Finalists Of the London Street Photography Festival (LSPF) 2021. Winners will be announced during LSPF Live on the 29th of August on our Youtube channel. Established in 2017, London Street Photography Festival is the biggest UK festival dedic...


leica news, before it happens By LR admin | Published: September 18, 2021 After the discounts from a few months ago, some Leica TL2 camera configurations are still available for sale at Adorama and BH. The Leica TL2 is still listed on the official Leica website, but only...


What makes photography such a great hobby? People become interested in photography – serious photography, not just the occasional snap or selfie – for many reasons. It might be a major life event, such as a new baby, a wedding, or a special birthday. It might be that your phone’s photo capab...


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The Nikon 50mm f/2.8 Macro Prime lens is part of a pair announced in June. While the lens is designated as a macro, the 50mm focal length makes it more of a walkabout lens with macro capabilities. While Nikon’s legacy macro lenses would still work using the FTZ adapter on the Z-System, the new...


By LR admin | Published: September 21, 2021 leica Store Lisse posted a few pictures on their Facebook page of the little known Leica M10 Royal Selangor Pewter special limited edition camera (the black version is M10-P): “A lot of Leica special editi...


By LR admin | Published: September 19, 2021 Oberwerth announced a new Wetzlar camera bag available in four different colors: Camera bag WETZLAR at a glance: professional – The bag for demanding photographers with diverse, extensive equipment Space en...


Miguel Fernandez Blanco, Spain Here are the 10 London Photo Finalists of the London Street Photography Festival (LSPF) 2021). Winners will be announced during LSPF Live on the 29th of August on our Youtube channel. Established in 2017, London Street Photography Festival is the biggest UK fe...


By LR admin | Published: September 9, 2021 Skylum announced a new  Luminar Neo AI image editing software. Additional information can be found here and here. ON1 announced Photo RAW 2022 image editing software with new Sky Swap AI, Time-Lapse Creation, NoNoise AI, and...


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By LR admin | Published: September 6, 2021 KEH is running a 1-day Labor Day Sale where you can get up to 20% off with coupon code LD21A.  Promotion details: START: Monday, September 6, 2021 at 12:00 AM EST END: Monday, September 6, 2021 at 11:59 PM EST Details: Get 10% off...


By LR admin | Published: September 17, 2021 The upcoming leica 2416 camera has now also been registered with the Taiwan NCC agency – the new 2416 model will be equipped with Wi-Fi (5GHz/2.4GHz), Bluetooth, it will have a new battery BP-SCL7 and a new charger BC-SCL7:...


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leica Camera AG announced several executive personnel changes: STEFAN DANIEL APPOINTED AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT TECHNOLOGY AND OPERATIONS AT LEICA CAMERA AG At its meeting on 3 September 2021, the Supervisory Board of Leica Camera AG, Wetzlar made the decision to appoint Stefan Daniel...


Art Design | Still Independent, and Still Exceptional https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/09/arts/design/independent-art-fair-cipriani.html Art Review Let your fall re-entry begin at the Independent Art Fair in Manhattan, which features painting, photography and the pioneers of net art....


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By LR admin | Published: September 21, 2021 leica Store Lisse posted a few pictures on their Facebook page of the little known Leica M10 Royal Selangor Pewter special limited edition camera (the black version is M10-P): “A lot of Leica special editi...


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New York City in the 1970s and 1980s: Joseph Rodriguez sits behind the wheel of his cab. During his breaks from work, he creates his first photographic works, documenting everyday life from the perspective of a yellow cab driver. TAXI: Journey Through My Windows 1977 – 1987 is the result of thes...


leica news, before it happens By LR admin | Published: September 11, 2021 Leica Geosystems announced a new reality capture camera device designed for robots called Leica BLK ARC. Check the new dedicated website for more details: The Leica BLK2FLY versi...


First Place: Paul Kessel, United States of America Here are the winners and finalists of The Decisive Moments Magazine (TDM) Awards 2021. The competition was judged by Vineet Vohra and F. Dilek Uyar. The winning images will get global exposure and $3500 cash prize. There are many unseen sto...


By LR admin | Published: September 21, 2021 leica Store Lisse posted a few pictures on their Facebook page of the little known Leica M10 Royal Selangor Pewter special limited edition camera (the black version is M10-P): “A lot of Leica special editi...


Show caption ‘Creative practice is restorative.’ Photograph: Luis Alvarez/Getty Images How to live now During lockdown, more than 60% of us started new creative pursuits. Here’s how to keep them up as autumn gets under way If you were one of the lucky ones during the lockdowns –...


By LR admin | Published: September 9, 2021 Skylum announced a new  Luminar Neo AI image editing software. Additional information can be found here and here. ON1 announced Photo RAW 2022 image editing software with new Sky Swap AI, Time-Lapse Creation, NoNoise AI, and...


By LR admin | Published: September 17, 2021 The upcoming leica 2416 camera has now also been registered with the Taiwan NCC agency – the new 2416 model will be equipped with Wi-Fi (5GHz/2.4GHz), Bluetooth, it will have a new battery BP-SCL7 and a new charger BC-SCL7:...


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leica news, before it happens By LR admin | Published: October 1, 2021 FCC disclosure statement: this post may contain affiliate links or promotions that do not cost readers anything but help keep this website alive. Thanks for your support! Disclaimer: This website...


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What makes photography such a great hobby? People become interested in photography – serious photography, not just the occasional snap or selfie – for many reasons. It might be a major life event, such as a new baby, a wedding, or a special birthday. It might be that your phone’s photo capab...


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By LR admin | Published: September 16, 2021     The wooden leica M3 replica camera is back in stock at the Leica Rumnros Online Store with free international shipping: Direct link to place an order with PayPal . Weight: 6 oz / 170 g Dimensio...


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By LR admin | Published: October 6, 2021 Some leica cameras (and lenses?) went up in price in the US on October 1st. I do not have the full list, but here are a few examples: Leica Q2 went up by $200 (now $5,700) Leica SL2 went up by $300 (now $6,900) Check the latest Leica US...


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By LR admin | Published: October 7, 2021 I received several reports that the rumored leica M11 camera launch date could be pushed back becuase of the current global parts shortage and shipping crisis. The new release date is now rumored to be at the beginning of 2022. Stay tuned...


The Nikon 50mm f/2.8 Macro Prime lens is part of a pair announced in June. While the lens is designated as a macro, the 50mm focal length makes it more of a walkabout lens with macro capabilities. While Nikon’s legacy macro lenses would still work using the FTZ adapter on the Z-System, the new...


Books Branding Design Editorial Design Illustration Interviews NFT Office Store Tutorials UI/UX 10.10.21 AoiroStudio Dale Anne Scogings is a photographer and creative director based in South Africa. We are sharing her photography inspired by the off-world of Cyber...


By LR admin | Published: September 21, 2021 leica Store Lisse posted a few pictures on their Facebook page of the little known Leica M10 Royal Selangor Pewter special limited edition camera (the black version is M10-P): “A lot of Leica special editi...


By LR admin | Published: September 19, 2021 In addition to the wooden leica M3, I now also have a wooden Leica IIIf replica camera available for sale at the Leica Rumors Online Store. International shipping is included in the price. Please select the IIIf or M3 model from t...


What makes photography such a great hobby? People become interested in photography – serious photography, not just the occasional snap or selfie – for many reasons. It might be a major life event, such as a new baby, a wedding, or a special birthday. It might be that your phone’s photo capab...


By LR admin | Published: September 26, 2021 As previously reported, Pixii announced a new and updated version of their APS-C connected digital rangefinder camera with leica M-mount. Here are the details and the new features: New 26MP BSI sensor with increased dynamic range, ult...


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First Place: Paul Kessel, United States of America Here are the winners and finalists of The Decisive Moments Magazine (TDM) Awards 2021. The competition was judged by Vineet Vohra and F. Dilek Uyar. The winning images will get global exposure and $3500 cash prize. There are many unseen sto...


Capture One released version 14.4. Additional information on the new version is available here. If you buy Capture One 21 now, you will get version 22 for free in December 2021 (use code LEICARUMORS for 10% off). DxO released Nik Collection version 4.2 (the NIK Collection sale is endi...


When Lucia Rollow rolled her Volkswagen down New York’s Long Island Expressway back in 2010, she had no idea she was on the brink of founding a thriving film photography community and one of the only 24/7 darkrooms in the city. A recent college graduate with no spare change, Rollow longed for a pla...


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→ Elago released a new case for Apple AirPods Pro and AirTagm that is clearly inspired by leica cameras – you can get one for $15 at Amazon. → TTartisan will soon announce a new 35mm f/1.4 APS-C silver lens for L-mount. → Panasonic announced a new 6K Lumix BS1H mirrorless fu...


By LR admin | Published: October 12, 2021 Cosina is rumored to announce a new Voigtlander APO-SKOPAR 90mm f/2.8 VM lens for leica M-mount – here are the leaked details: Full frame VM mount lens Near-zero chromatic aberration correction with apochromat design Supports circula...


One of the neat things about street photography is that there are so many different approaches to what gear one can use. Some prefer a simple, quiet rangefinder with a neutral focal length prime, while others will use a DSLR or mirrorless camera with a superzoom for the flexibilit...


Here are the top results from the third Wetzlar Camera Auction that took place last night in Wetzlar: Wetzlar (wca). At the third auction of Wetzlar Camera Auctions (WCA) on October 09th, a total of 252 lots came up for auction. The majority of these were leica cameras. The auc...


By LR admin | Published: October 12, 2021 The TTartisan 17mm f/1.4 APS-C manual focus lens is now also available for leica L-mount (released today). The new version is available for sale with free international shipping for most countries if you order directly from the official T...


New York City in the 1970s and 1980s: Joseph Rodriguez sits behind the wheel of his cab. During his breaks from work, he creates his first photographic works, documenting everyday life from the perspective of a yellow cab driver. TAXI: Journey Through My Windows 1977 – 1987 is the result of thes...