Finally Leica has officially introduced the Summicron-S 100 mm f/2 ASPH for the Leica S system. The portrait focal length will be available for $8,590 (6,500 Euros) in authorized Leica dealers from September 2014.
Leica will put online new firmware updates for the Leica S and the Leica S2 / S2-P at photokina 2014. The updates will adapt the systems to use of the new Summicron-S 100 mm f/2 ASPH. and in case of the Leica S contains some additional improvements.
Light and fast - The current LFI issue contains an article about the Summicron-S 100 mm f/2 Asph a telephoto lens for medium format Leica S-System.
Leica will increase prices for several lenses on July 1, 2014. Save money and buy or pre-order at the following dealers.
The Leica S 100 years edition anniversary kit is available for pre-order at B&H for $34,500.
Soon Leica customers can trade in any SLR or medium format camera (film or digital) for the purchase of a new Leica S and receive a $5,000 instant credit.
In the last part of the interview series "My Life with Leica" Joel Meyerowitz talks about the Leica S and benefits of using a medium format camera.
At the end of January Foto Pro Ganz will open the first Leica Store in Switzerland - in Zurich midtown.
The new Sinar p MF-L adapter allows high-end professional photography with Leicas S medium format system.
On January 1, 2014 Leica will increase prices for several lenses. Save money and buy at the following dealers - all lenses in stock.