Posts Tagged ‘ M9 ’

LEICA CAMERA OFFERS FIRMWARE UPDATE 1.176 FOR THE LEICA M9 AND M9-P

December 6, 2011
LEICA CAMERA OFFERS FIRMWARE UPDATE 1.176 FOR THE LEICA M9 AND M9-P

Allendale, NJ (December 6, 2011) – Leica Camera, Inc. announces the latest firmware update, 1.176, for the Leica M9 and M9-P, the world’s smallest, full-frame digital system cameras.  Users wishing to benefit from the new offerings can download the firmware update from the Leica Camera website. Firmware update 1.176 eliminates a rare fault occurring...
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Streetshooter: Leica M9 vs. Sony Nex-7

September 5, 2011
Streetshooter: Leica M9 vs. Sony Nex-7

In a previous post, I posited that the recently announced Sony NEX-7 stands to threaten the Leica M9 as the street shooter camera of choice. The Leica M series of rangefinders (analog and digital) were instrumental in the creation of the genre. The Leica M lenses are world renowned for their quality and ability...
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Leica Offers Upgrade Path for M9

August 2, 2011
Leica Offers Upgrade Path for M9

Allendale, NJ (August 2, 2011) – Leica Camera announces a new service for Leica M9 owners to incorporate the product features of the Leica M9-P into their existing M-System camera, resulting in an alternative, even more discreet and resilient design. Owners taking advantage of the service will also receive a one-year warranty extension. Through...
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The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Edition

October 5, 2010
The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Edition

Allendale, NJ (October 5, 2010) – Leica Camera AG is pleased to be included in the 84th edition of the Neiman Marcus Christmas Book as one of the coveted Neiman Marcus “Fantasy Gifts.” The Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Edition is available in a limited edition of only 50 pieces exclusively through the Neiman Marcus...
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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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LEICA CAMERA ANNOUNCES SECOND NORTH AMERICAN ROAD SHOW

September 7, 2010
LEICA CAMERA ANNOUNCES SECOND NORTH AMERICAN ROAD SHOW

Allendale, NJ (September 1, 2010) – Leica Camera, Inc. is pleased to announce its second Leica North American Road Show, bringing 29 workshops to 20 North American cities starting on October 5, 2010 in Toronto, Canada and concluding on December 11, 2010 in Tampa/St. Pete, Florida. Product specialists from Leica will be traveling across...
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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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Leica posts M9 Firmware Update

March 23, 2010

Leica has released firmware version 1.116 for the Leica M9 with the following improvements: Camera Performance • Faster zooming into the last picture taken. • Speed of SD-card formatting enhanced. • Image quality of “thumbnail” pictures improved. • SD- Card compatibility improved* • New ISO setting-related vignetting correction: strongest correction at ISO 160, and...
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Leica M9: Old School Digital

March 5, 2010
Leica M9: Old School Digital

Last year, on September 9, 2009 (09/09/09), Leica Camera surprised everyone by unveiling their second generation digital M rangefinder camera, the Leica M9. The photographic world was pleasantly surprised that Leica, who had vehemently denied the development of a new digital rangefinder, managed to pull this rabbit out of the hat.
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LEICA CAMERA Announces North American Road Show

February 23, 2010
LEICA CAMERA Announces North American Road Show

February 23, 2010 – (Allendale, NJ) – Leica Camera announced today that it will bring the latest and newest Leica products to major North American cities as part of the first-ever Leica North American Road Show. Leica’s product specialists will visit 26 cities over the course of 14 weeks; the road show will commence...
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Leica M9 Video Review

January 26, 2010

via Leica Rumors Check back here for my own Leica M9 review next month.
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Leica M9 Demo Day @ Dale Photo & Digital

September 10, 2009
Leica M9 Demo Day @ Dale Photo & Digital

Leica, as part of the 09-09-09 Festivities surrounding the Launch of the Leica M9, threw a little soiree at Dale Photo & Digital in Hollywood, FL. Roland Wolff, Director of New Market Development for Leica Camera USA, was on hand and he brought along a Leica M9 to play with. I got there early...
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New Leica Camera US Pricing and Availability

September 9, 2009
New Leica Camera US Pricing and Availability

With today’s webcast, the NDA on the new Leica M9 and X1 cameras has been lifted. Leica had tweeted that not everything had been leaked to the web, but I saw no new surprises in the webcast (other than Seal strutting around with his new M9 and the fact that they gave him an...
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Leica 09-09-09 Webcast Coverage

September 9, 2009
Leica 09-09-09 Webcast Coverage

Leica’s webcast covering the new products being introduced today will be covered in this blog post. Please refresh this thread for more information. 9:02 AM – Placeholder still on the screen. 9:06 AM – Placeholder updated. Show starts at 9:15 AM. 9:10 AM – BJP reports only coffee drinking and chit-chat. 5 min to...
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Leica M9 Brochure Leaked To The Web

September 6, 2009
Leica M9 Brochure Leaked To The Web

Leica last week sent out invitations to everyone to see their live webcast on 09/09/09 at 9:09 AM EDT to hear about their new line of products. Astute observers noticed discrepancies in the M camera portrayed in the video from the standard M8/M8.2. Add to that more rumors hitting the web, the plethora of...
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