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Leica D-Lux 5 hands on

Leica D-Lux 5 hands on

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Leica has unveiled its latest high-performance compact camera - the D-Lux 5 - at the Photokina show in Cologne. As successor to the acclaimed D-Lux 4, the new snapper offers a wider range of photographic options along with a faster Leica DC Vario-Summicron... >>

Leica M9 Titanium hands-on

Leica M9 Titanium hands-on

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How do you make a £5,000 compact camera even more expensive? Well, if you're Leica, you make a limited edition version out of some really rare metal. Hey presto, meet the £20,000 Leica M9 Titanium - the result of a collaboration with Walter de’Silva,... >>

Leica Look-Alike Skin for the iPhone 4

Leica Look-Alike Skin for the iPhone 4

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If you were like us, you probably loved the iPhone 4 sticker that made your phone look like a Leica M9, trouble was, the artist who created it did it as a personal project rather than something you could actually buy. Bummer. But wait, luckily the chaps... >>

Leica V-LUX 20
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Leica V-LUX 20

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Leica’s link with Panasonic for its digital cameras is a good one simply because if you’re going to start with someone else’s kit as a start point Panasonic’s cameras and their reputation for them is very good. After all, one of our favourite... >>

The iPhone 4 that thinks it's a Leica M9

The iPhone 4 that thinks it's a Leica M9

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We've seen plenty of cases and plenty of stickers for the iPhone 4 here at Pocket-lint, but none so beautiful as this. Before we continue, we have to break the bad news, it's currently not for sale. And the creator says he has no plans to sell it either.... >>

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

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So you want to be a professional photographer or maybe you think you already are. Now that you've got the idea you need the kit to go with it, so the first thing that you need know without reading much further is that it ain't going to come cheap. While... >>

Leica V-Lux 20 shows its Panasonic lines

Leica V-Lux 20 shows its Panasonic lines

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Back in April Leica announced the V-Lux 20, a couple of months after Panasonic showed off its Lumix DMC-TZ10 model. These cameras have a story like a cheesy Lindsay Lohan movie. Separated at birth, one model fights it out alongside the likes of Canon,... >>

Leica unveils V-LUX 20 compact camera

Leica unveils V-LUX 20 compact camera

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German camera manufacturer Leica has announced the release of the V-LUX 20 - a compact camera that features a 12.1-megapixel sensor and a 12x optical zoom lens. More specifically, that lens is a  Leica DC-VARIO-ELMAR 4.1-49.2mm f/3.3-4.9 ASPH. zoom lens... >>

Leica M7 Edition "Hermes" announced

Leica M7 Edition "Hermes" announced

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Leica has introduced a "very special limited edition" (read: very expensive) version of its classic 35mm rangefinder system camera the M7 with the launch of the new Leica M7 Edition "Hermes". The second Hermes partnership that Leica has entered into,... >>

Leica X1 digital camera

Leica X1 digital camera

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Leica announced their forthcoming X1 digital camera yesterday and we were on hand to grab a few shots of a (sadly) non-working sample. When it hits the shelves in January 2010, it will bring with it a 12.2-megapixel CMOS APS-C sensor (which you'd normally... >>

Leica Store London opens today

Leica Store London opens today

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Leica today throws open the doors of it's new London store, joining the line of exclusive shops in Toyko, Berlin, Paris and Moscow. The boutique-style store sits in Bruton Place, Mayfair, and it decked out with a simple red and black décor to match the... >>

Five great rangefinder cameras

Five great rangefinder cameras

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SLRs may have the whizz-bang-flash of photography but there's a definite refined elegance of the rangefinder cameras. These snappers have been around for the best part of 100 years and there's something of a resurgence going on in look, as with the Olympus... >>

Leica M9 and X1 announced

Leica M9 and X1 announced

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Leica has announced two new digital cameras, the M9 digital rangefinder camera and the X1 aimed a little lower in the market place. The M9 is the world's first digital rangefinder camera with a full-frame 24 x 36mm sensor and is also said to be the world's... >>

Leica M9 makes screen debut

Leica M9 makes screen debut

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Are these the first official shots of the Leica M9? According to Leica fans they very well could be. The images are from a promotional teaser from the camera company launched on Monday in preparation for a "big" camera launch from the company on the 9... >>

Leica S2 specs unveiled

Leica S2 specs unveiled

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Leica's S2 DSLR got priced and dated last month, but the company's only just got round to revealing the full specifications of the camera and the lens, in an interesting reversal of the order in which things usually happen. The S2 abandons the 35mm and... >>

Leica Pinmaster aims to make golf easier

Leica Pinmaster aims to make golf easier

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Measuring the distance to the golf pin could be about to get a whole lot easier with a bit of technological help via Leica. The company, famous for cameras, has turned its hand to helping out the golfer with a new gadget called the Pinmaster rangefinder.... >>

Limited edition Leica D-Lux 4 Safari announced

Limited edition Leica D-Lux 4 Safari announced

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Leica has released a new limited edition version of its D-Lux 4 camera for those heading out to the wilderness. The new model, called the Leica D-Lux 4 Safari, will offer the same 10.1-megapixel sensor as seen on the camera previously, however in a safari... >>

Leica confirms launch plans for R10 DSLR

Leica confirms launch plans for R10 DSLR

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Leica's been mighty busy. Not only has Photokina brought news on the new S2 system - a 37-megapixel camera - but there are also rumours of a new DSLR. According to web reports, the R10 will contain a full-frame imaging sensor and is also expected to draw... >>

Leica unveils two new digi compacts

Leica unveils two new digi compacts

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The Leica D-Lux-4 and the C-Lux-3 (which bear remarkable similarities to the Panasonic Lumix LX3 and FX37) have now been announced pre-Photokina. Both models will be available from October. The D-Lux-4 is being given the rather grand title of "Son of... >>

FIRST LOOK: Leica C-LUX 2
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FIRST LOOK: Leica C-LUX 2

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Leica has announced the launch of its latest compact digital camera at PMA in Las Vegas, we were lucky enough to get a quick first look at the Sneak Peak event before the show starts in earnest tomorrow. The Leica C-LUX 2 is a small metal-bodied compact... >>