Posts Tagged ‘ M8 ’

LEICA CAMERA OFFERS NEW FIRMWARE UPDATE 2.014 FOR THE LEICA M8

June 29, 2011
LEICA CAMERA OFFERS NEW FIRMWARE UPDATE 2.014 FOR THE LEICA M8

Solms, Germany (June 29, 2011) – Leica Camera AG announces the latest firmware update for all versions of the Leica M8. Users wishing to benefit from the new offerings can now download firmware update Version 2.014 from the Leica Camera website and take advantage of new, improved features. The firmware update coincides with the...
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Really Right Stuff BM9-B Grip Plate Review

October 2, 2010
Really Right Stuff BM9-B Grip Plate Review

Really Right Stuff, purveyors of fine camera accessories, have recently added a new product for the Leica M digital rangefinders. The BM9 is a version of their famous L-plates that allows cameras to be mounted on a tripod (using any Arca Swiss style clamp) in either the horizontal (landscape) or vertical (portrait) orientation without...
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Cosina Voigtlander Updates 75mm Heliar Lens to M Mount

August 20, 2010
Cosina Voigtlander Updates 75mm Heliar Lens to M Mount

  Cosina today announced a new lens in their family of M-mount lenses: the Voigtlander Heliar Classic 75mm f/1.8. An update to their excellent Color Heliar 75mm f/2.5, this version of the lens adds an M-mount (the original was Leica Thread Mount and had to use an adaptor on M-mount cameras) and is just...
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Traveling with the Leica Wide Angle Tri-Elmar

June 15, 2010
Traveling with the Leica Wide Angle Tri-Elmar

Leica is world renowned for the quality of their lenses. Unmatched optical design coupled with exotic glass,  produces lenses that are head and shoulders above anything else in the 35 mm market today.  Leica’s M-system rangefinders are no exception. However, due to the mechanical nature of the M-rangefinder, zoom lenses are not possible. This...
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Meeting up with Leica at PhotoPlus

October 12, 2008
Meeting up with Leica at PhotoPlus

Thanks to the Leica New York Metro Area Meetup group, I was able to get invited to a session with Leica at the PhotoPlus Expo in New York City. Leica will have the M8.2 and S2 available to try out. I will be taking extra memory cards to take some test images. Whether or...
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