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Leica Special Event in Berlin on April 24!

Leica is promising a "special highlight" on April 24, 2014 in Berlin at 7pm... Telling us to keep the evening free and be excited. It's quite likely this is the new mirrorless camera we mentioned earlier. More details to follow! Read more below, which will be updated as we get more info.


New Leica T Announced - Details!

It's Zero Day in Berlin and Leica Camera has just announced the new Leica T camera system! Not just a camera, but an entire line-up of camera, lenses and accessories. You have have seen our little sneak preview yesterday or the specifications we've been telling you about since March 6th. Well, it's finally here! Read more below for all the details!

Leica T Website is Made Live by Accident

The Leica T website was made temporarily live, clearly by mistake. It has since been taken down. We've archived quite a bit of it for you, which you can see down below... If you want all the specs - we have those too! Read more below for details and pictures!

Leica T Image Shuttle App for iOS

The Image Shuttle iOS app for the upcoming Leica T (Type 701) camera is already available on the Apple iTunes App Store. It is not yet listed for the Android platform. Very similar to the Leica C Image Shuttle App. With it, you can control the Leica T with your iPhone or iPad. Read more below for the functions supported and screenshots.

Mystery Leica on Auction at WestLicht

The mystery item "Edition 100 Years of Leica" is described as a special anniversary edition by the WestLicht auction house in Vienna, and the sale is part of a larger auction - "100 rare treasures from every epoch of technical development of Leitz history." This item, Lot 100 - is billed as one of the auction highlights. It won't be cheap; the opening bid is €22,000 ($30,391 USD). WestLicht says, "The secret will be disclosed on 22nd May, one day before the auction starts." Should be interesting! Read more below for details!

Leitz Park Goes with Bosse Furnishings

In a report on BusinessPartner PBS called "Furniture for Generations" (in German) we get a bit of a peek inside the new Leitz Park headquarters in Wetzlar, which is set to open in about a month on May 23, 2014. More specifically, the choice of Leica Camera AG to outfit the new digs with Bosse Design furnishings (e.g. desks, chairs, cubicles, etc.). It should come as perhaps no surprise, Bosse Design is a "Made in Germany" solution and are quintessentially German in design; very modern. They're located in Höxter - a 2.5 hour drive north of Wetzlar. Read more below for details and translation.