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Leica Announces Photokina 2014 Details

As we told you earlier in July, Leica Camera AG will present at this year's Photokina in Cologne (September 16 to 21, 2014) in Hall 1 with a varied calendar of events. In addition to the unique concept exhibition at the Leica Gallery are other cultural highlights in the program, such as the world premiere of the new book "The Haight: Love, Rock and Revolution" about the legendary music photographer Jim Marshall (1936-2010). In addition, lectures and book signings are provided with well-known photographers. Read more below for full details!


New Leica Products at Photokina 2014?

That time is upon us once again - the biennial Photokina show in Cologne, Germany. We've already posted about the official Leica schedule of events... Now it's time to enter the murky area of new products we might see (as we did in 2012). Below is what we're expecting based on the year's news so far, and we'll of course keep you updated on the very latest developments right here! Read more below for all the details!

Leica Partners with St. Moritz Art Masters 2014

As we've reported in 2012 and 2013, Leica has issued a press release that they are again an official partner of the St. Moritz Art Masters 2014 festival (which runs from August 22-31, 2014). Read more below for the full press release.

Detailed 3D Model of Leica M (Type 240)

Over on Humster3D is a high quality 3D model of the Leica M (Type 240) Black. The model of the camera is of excellent quality with subtle details, made according to the original dimensions and available in a large variety of file formats for most 3D software. Read more below for details, photos and a video! Leica Rumors apparently stole this story (as usual).

Leica M "Edition 100" Set Unboxed

Camera West gives us this video of a Leica M "Edition 100" set unboxing...


Street Photography and Faith Exhibit

The Huffington Post has an article under the Arts & Culture section, talking about an exhibition coming to the Leica Store gallery in Washington D.C. called "Sometimes, Street Photography is About Having Faith" that's worth checking out. Be on the look out for the exhibit entitled "Faith" that opens August 9, 2014 and runs through October at the Leica Store gallery in Washington, D.C. The exhibit features the work of the Strata Collective, a group of photographers who are best known for their sharp-edged street photography. The members of the collective include Mike Hicks, Bill Bramble, Matt Dunn, Steve Goldenberg, Hector Isaac, Chris Suspect, Aziz Yazdani, and Joshua Yospyn.