Leica Strip-down: Don’t try this at home, says Ludivine

Leica compact cameras, including the Q and Q2, can now be serviced in London by Leica Mayfair. M and SL cameras must be sent back to Leica in Wetzlar...

Leitz Photographica Auction: Half million record price for military Leica M4

Military green Leica M4 sells for over half a million euros at last Saturday's 41s Leitz Photographica Auction held in Vienna...

Leica M11 firmware version 1.6 brings new functionality to rangefinder flagship

The latest firmware for the Leica M11 is now available for download. M11 Firmware version 1.6 adds new FOTOS options and extended functionality in...

Leica Accessories: Leather case for the Visoflex 2 and a soft leather camera wrap

If you are spending a small fortune on an electronic viewfinder or Leica camera, then you need some very superior leather accessories to keep the treasures safe...

Leica CL: A reluctant goodbye but it’s now time to look to the future

Leica's APS-C range is dead. The CL and TL are no more. So is it time to stop mourning and look to the future? Mike thinks so...
Rollei 35 and Ricoh GR IIIx

40mm Compacts: From ancient to modern with the Rollei 35 and Ricoh GR IIIx

The film-loading Rollei 35 from 1966 and the digital Ricoh GR IIIx (2021) have more on common that it seems. For example, a 40mm (equiv.) lens and a design that puts smallness over all. Read here a comparing review of these two cameras.

Leica flying high as DJI joins L-Mount Alliance

Leica, Panasonic and Sigma welcome drone-specialist DJI to the successful L-Mount Alliance...

Firmware Update: New lens profiles for Leica M10 family

Leica introduces new lens profiles for M10 family of cameras, including the M10-D

Review: The 2022 Leica 35mm f/1.4 Summilux ASPH close focus

While retaining the optical excellence of the ten-year-old 35 mm Summilux, the new 2022 design features a 40 cm close-focus distance, a new 11-blade aperture and an integral twist-out hood. Jonathan Slack believes it is a compelling purchase...

Bricked your new Leica M11: Here’s the quick fix

If you have bricked your new Leica M11 while installing the latest firmware update, the solution is simple...

Leica Q at Five: The camera they got right

Five years on, Mike takes a look at the impact made by the Leica Q in 2015 and explains why this has been Leica's most successful digital camera to date.

Macfilos camera reviews, Leica, Fuji, Sony

Follow these links to Macfilos reviews: Leica Monochrom Leica X Vario Leica C Leica T Fuji X-E1 with Leica lenses Fuji X and Sony A7 with Leica lenses Voigtländer VM-E Close-Focus...

Leica CL: Is this the end of the road for Leica’s journey with APS-C?

The writing has been on the wall for the Leica CL for over a year. Now it is lit in neon. Sad to say, this looks like the end of the road for Leica's 12-year dalliance with the APS-C crop sensor...

Last post for Leicaphilia

Leicaphilia, one of the small band of really insightful specialist Leica blogs, is closing down. Thank you, Tim, we have enjoyed your writing and viewing your photographics over the past eight years...

David Slater takes on the task of repairing older Leica digital cameras

David Slater, well known to many UK-based Leica fans, is offering a repair service for older Leica digitals. In many cases, factory support is no longer offered, but David's vast experience ensures an excellent alternative...