Tag results for: Leica

Leica X1 BMW Edition

Leica, the marquis German camera maker, has a history stretching back to 1914, when Oskar Barnack created the Ur-Leica, and the brand quickly revolutionized small scale photography. In recent decades, the label has become synonymous with what might be termed luxury photography. It’s a relatively small market …

The Making Of Leica M9 | Video

With market share, production capacity, bottom line, and other marketing mumbo jumbo on the minds of most business executives, it is quite difficult to find a company that still values the finite points of creating a work of art. It is harder still to find such company …

Leica M9 Limited Edition – Silver Chrome & Ostrich Leather | Available Now

Originally listed as the “Neiman Marcus Edition” and part of the department store’s fanciful Christmas catalog, the Leica M9 Limited Edition – in Silver Chrome & Ostrich Leather, is now available at select Leica retailers nationwide. One of only 50 units produced (the one shown here is …

Leica S1 – Leica’s First Digital Camera | Circa 1996

Not to long ago, 14 years to be exact, Leica introduced its first digital camera, the S1, to the world. While comparatively inferior to the econo point & shoot spammed across the market now, the S1 had some revolutionary functions, even by today’s standards. The digital scanning …

Freshness Week In Review: 10/25/2010 – 10/29/2010

Here is to the Halloween weekend, and to taking a day out of the entire year to finally be dressed up with no qualms or reservations about what you want to be. This week, Freshness has started another cycle of our giveaways with a new partnership with …

Leica M9 Titanium – By Walter de’Silva | Detailed Look

When it was announced at Photokina 2010, last month in Cologne, Germany, many pondered about one thing and one thing only – what took Leica so long? What they implied was the announced Lecia M9 Titanium by Walter de’Silva . Based on the venerable model, the new …

Freshness Week In Review: 09/20/2010 – 09/24/2010

Just as the folks in New York City are recovering from the recently wrapped New York Fashion Week, the Alexander Wang bootie-clad army of editors and buyers fled the city and moved their actions and sharp opinions to Milan and London. Meanwhile, heels and bowties aside, the …

Volkswagen Group x Leica M9 Titanium | By Walter de’Silva

With one of the largest photography trade show, Photokina 2010, underway in Cologne, Germany, Leica announced several new entries to both compact and DSLR camera markets. One noted exception would be the Lecia M9 Titanium. Based on the venerable model, the new Lecia M9 Titanium was created …

Incase – Ari Marcopoulos Camera Bag

Ahead of Ari Marcopoulos‘ solo exhibition at Project Space in Los Angeles, accessories label Incase created a camera bag edition for the renowned artist/photographer. Designed specifically with Marchopoulos’ work flow in mind, the bag’s layout streamlined storage and provides ease of access to equipment when the moment …