By LR admin | Published: May 24, 2022 leica is rumored to introduce a new price increase in Europe on July 1st. Most products will be impacted – for example, the new Leica M11 camera is rumored to go up by €350. Other countries outside Europe could also see a price increase. Just a...


Shopify’s former director of design and user experience Verne Ho has launched an online platform dedicated solely to helping creators improve their watch photography skills through tutorials, resources, tools, and photo critiques. Finding the Link Between Watches and Photography Ho is a designe...


Our sponsor EDDYCAM, the German elk leather camera straps manufacturer, has updated their EASY collection and released several new models: The EDDYCAM camera straps are the softest straps I have ever seen. Here are some hands-on pictures from the blue EDDYCAM Edition 35mm: Fashiona...


If you missed the explosive report by KGO-TV reporter Dan Noyes on the theft epidemic in San Francisco, I want to both share his stories, and offer some common-sense solutions to a problem that’s gotten way out of hand. You know that thieves in San Francisco (and elsewhere) are smashing the win...


Show caption ‘Dirt is a big part of the work’ … a photograph from O’Mara’s book If you can piss … . Photograph: David O'Mara Photography Finding it tough to break into conceptual art, David O’Mara shot all the people he worked with in his day job instead – from bricklayers to painters...


By LR admin | Published: May 13, 2022 You can make a DIY pinhole camera from the Leica M3 tin that can be purchased from the Leica Rumors Online Store (available also on eBay and Etsy): The 3D prints are available at Tinkercad: mask, cap, and base: All credits go...


Light pollution is a pain, particularly to astrophotographers but to the human population in general, as you’ll discover in this video from Trevor Jones at AstroBackyard. The problems for astrophotographers are quite obvious. It ruins their photography, which seems like kind of a first world pr...


Topaz Labs released Gigapixel AI version 6.1 with a new Face Recovery AI (with Gigapixel AI you can enlarge and enhance images up to 600% while improving the textures and details). For a limited time, Gigapixel AI  is $20 off (use code RUMORS15 on any Topaz Labs product for an extra 15% off)...


Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com KYIV, April 27 (Reuters) - Russian forces used tear gas and stun grenades to disperse a pro-Ukraine rally in the occupied city of Kherson on Wednesday, Ukraine's Prosecutor General said, as Moscow tightened its grip over the southern regio...


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By LR admin | Published: May 9, 2022 Last year I reported some rumors about a new Leitz LUX smartphone and it seems that we are getting closer to the official announcement since Sharp is already promoting their new Aquos R7 phone (the Leitz Phone 1 was based on the previous Sharp Aq...


(Image credit: Jeramy Johnson / Android Central) What you need to know Google announced it will launch a second Google Store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn in New York. The street address is 134 N 6th Street, and it will open doors on June 16. Google describes it as the "firs...


By LR admin | Published: May 17, 2022 ON1 announced Photo RAW version 2022.5 with added support for the new Leica M11 camera. The new version will be released in June. This is a major update that includes several new features and enhancements including the full integration of ON1 Re...


By LR admin | Published: April 30, 2022 A small auction house in Southern Sweden has listed six different Swedish military Leica cameras for their upcoming auction on May 7th at 8:30 CEST. Five of the cameras are coming with a black Elmar 3.5/5cm lens. One of the Leicas IIIf cameras...


By LR admin | Published: May 9, 2022 Meyer Optik Görlitz will soon release new Biotar 58 f/1.5 II and Biotar 75 f/1.5 II lenses for leica M and L mounts. The Biotar II lenses were initially expected last year. Here are the details: Biotar 58 f/1.5 II Deliverytime: Currently in P...