Category Archives: Leica

Join the new L-Forum.com and reserve your username now

The new L-Forum.com already has 60 registered members. If you are planning to buy into the new L-mount mirrorless system, now is a good time to register in the forum and get your preferred username. I have some really cool ideas for this site once the new L-mount products start shipping. You can also follow the latest L-Mount news […]

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Updated list of registered but not yet officially announced cameras

  The 2018 Photokina show is now over and here is an updated list of registered but not yet officially announced cameras:

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The L-mount is not an open standard (at least for now, future additional members are possible)

As some readers have already reported, the new L-Alliance was formed by invitation only (Olympus decided not to join) and the L-mount is not an open standard (Leica Camera AG is the licensor). Here are some quotes:

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Just announced: Zenit M digital rangefinder (based on Leica M) with Zenitar 35mm f/1.0 lens

For LeicaRumors and PhotoRumors readers this should not be a surprise at all since I have been reporting rumors about it for over a year now – Zenit and Leica today announced a new joint production digital rangefinder camera called Zenit M (based on the Leica M Type 240). The new Zenit M will come […]

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Leica press event at Photokina live stream

Leica press event at Photokina live stream:

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Leica, Panasonic and Sigma to form a new L-Mount Alliance

This is the leaked press release for a new L-Mount Alliance between Leica, Panasonic and Sigma that will be officially announced in a new few hours:

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Our Photokina coverage starts in a few hours

Our 2018 Photokina coverage will start in just a few hours – here is how to follow us: Nikon: NikonRumors.com (Facebook | Twitter) Leica: LeicaRumors.com (Facebook | Twitter) Ricoh/Pentax: PentaxRumors.com (Facebook | Twitter) Fuji: FujiAddict.com (Facebook | Twitter) Sony: SonyAddict.com (Facebook | Twitter) MFT-Mount and L-Mount: 43addict.com (Facebook | Twitter) Everything else: PhotoRumors (Facebook | Twitter) Check out also the new L-Forum that will cover the new […]

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