Leica has released a the firmware update v.188.8.131.52 for the Leica S (Type 007). In addition to improvements in autofocus, white balance and usability, some bugs have been fixed.
The new Leica M (Typ 262) offers an attractive access to the Leica M system, but lacks video, live view and a little bit weight.
Under the new brand "0.95" Leica has presented a special edition of the fast Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH. The lens is limited to 95 pieces, costs $13,950 and will be available from the end of January 2016.
On November 21, the 28th Westlicht Camera Auction starts in Vienna! Among numerous other historical treasures a Leica IIIc from 1942 from the personal property of Ludwig Leitz and a black finished Leica M3 from the first production series will be auctioned.