This year the second Paradise roadshow took place. The Ace Hotel in southern Palm Springs was the meeting place for all motorists with American cars from the forties to sixties. Lined up in front of it: lovingly maintained Hot Rods and Harley Davidsons and Indian Motorcycles.
To celebrate the inauguration of the third phase of the Leitz Park complex, Leica Camera AG presents a strictly limited edition of Leica Q, Leica M10 and Leica D-Lux.
With the inauguration of the third Leitz Park section, another Leica product line will be launched: wristwatches. With the opening of the "Ernst Leitz Werkstätten" the German manufacturer introduces two models: Leica L1 and Leica L2.
Leica has introduced the new SF 60 flash unit and the SF C1 remote control for the Leica S, SL and M system - it is also possible to use it with the Leica Q and CL.
Leica has introduced the firmware update version 3.2 for the Leica SL! In addition to the new ECO mode and the joystick lock there are other minor improvements.
Good news: Red Dot Camera, London based Leica dealer, has reprinted the Leica Pocket Book, the most popular reference volume for Leica cameras, lenses and accessories. The latest 8th edition (of 2012) covers the complete Leica story until the Leica M9.
With version 3.1 Leica has introduced a new firmware update for the Leica SL and the Summilux 50mm! It improves the AF speed of the lens and the image quality of the JPEGs.