LEICA: CL was here!

The Leica CL was here at Downtown Camera and we had a chance to hold it in person! Some people say that if Oskar Barnack were to build a camera today, it would have the APS-C format. The new Leica CL is the deliberate transfer of traditional values from patience, persistence and craftsmanship into the […]


LEICA: 50th Anniversary APO Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH (LHSA Edition)

To commemorate the International Leica Society’s 50th Anniversary, Leica Camera is pleased to announce a special anniversary edition lens, the Leica APO Summicron-M 50 f/2 ASPH “LHSA”. This special edition lens will be available in two classic finishes, Silver Chrome and Black Paint. Limited to a total of 500 units worldwide (300 black paint finish […]


FUJIFILM: X-T2, X-T20, GFX 50S firmware update

Japan will be releasing new Firmware for the following models: X-T2, X-T20, GFX 50S. Updates are improvements/additions to the camera features/functionality (Not Bug Fixes) ​ ​GFX 50S https://www.fujifilm.com/support/digital_cameras/software/firmware/gfx/gfx50s/index.html X-T2 https://www.fujifilm.com/support/digital_cameras/software/firmware/x/xt2/index.html X-T20 https://www.fujifilm.com/support/digital_cameras/software/firmware/x/xt20/index.html Detail of Changes GFX 50S 1) Support “FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO” for Macintosh Once connecting a camera to a computer via USB cable, […]

Tether Tools

RECAP: Tether Tools Workshop Nov 6

Thank you Tether Tools for the presentation on tethered photography and software options! If you missed their Tether Talk at Downtown Camera then do not worry! We’ve got some resourceful links below to help you tether your photographic creations. Search by Camera Guide – Please use this as a quick reference for cable compatibility with […]



World’s Fastest Aspherical 75mm Lens Leica Camera is pleased to expand its line of M-lenses with the Leica Noctilux-M 75 mm f/1.25 ASPH. With its razor-thin depth of field combined with exceptional imaging performance and a uniquely soft bokeh that photographers dream of, this lens has everything it needs to become a legend in its […]


LEICA: M camera Firmware Update

Leica Camera is pleased to inform you that new firmwares are available for all digital Leica M cameras. The firmware updates will support the use of the two new lenses, the Leica Thambar-M 90 mm f/2.2 and Noctilux-M 75 mm f/1.25 ASPH with Leica’s digital M cameras. The firmwares will be available on Leica’s website […]


LEICA: TL2 Firmware Update v1.2

Leica Camera would like to inform you that a new Firmware, Version 1.2 is available for the Leica TL2 from our corporate website. The new firmware supports the use of the Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. lens with the Leica TL2. The new firmware, version 1.2 can be downloaded from our website by clicking on […]



Leica Camera expands its APS-C System product portfolio with the introduction of the Leica CL, a camera which combines Leica’s classic design with ease of use. The Leica CL’s compact design with exceptional picture quality enables a photography experience unique to Leica. The Leica CL is an intuitive camera with a built-in high-resolution electronic viewfinder […]


TAMRON: 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD Lens

The Tamron 100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A035) is a highly portable, ultra-telephoto zoom lens with AF precision for shooting in-the-moment action clearly and easily. 3 LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements are used and effectively positioned to take away aberrations that are known to occur with a telephoto lens. And Tamronʼs proprietary eBAND (Extended […]


LEICA: Trade In / Trade Up to a Leica S (Typ 007)

Leica Camera is pleased to announce a Trade-In/Trade-Up to a Leica S (Typ 007) promotion effective immediately through December 31, 2017. There are only limited units of new S (Typ 007) available and will be offered on a first come, first served basis. Through this promotion, customers can save as much as $8,500 when purchasing […]