New Leica SL Available for Viewing at KSP

Leica SLThe new Leica SL is set to ship mid-November. This is a radical departure for the German camera manufacturer. First, it’s mirrorless. Second, it will accept most Leica lenses whether M, T, R or S mounts with the appropriate mount converter. Tom Brichta of Leica USA has left a sample here and it will be available through Sunday November 8. Come on by and check out the future of Leica today. Pre-order deposits are being accepted.

Leica Akademie in the Bay Area

Leica just announced their North American 2012-2013 Program. I have distilled the schedule down to the Bay Area classes. If you would like to see the complete list, click here.

Date Class Venue
October 19-21, 2012 The Truth About Photographs San Francisco
November 9, 2012 Leica M Monochrom San Francisco
February 6, 2013 Leica M Monochrom San Francisco
February 8, 2013 Leica Compact Cameras—Basics San Francisco
February 9, 2013 Leica Compact Cameras—Advanced San Francisco
April 23-27, 2013 Leica Destinations Big Sur & Monterey

Booking and more information on Leica Akademie classes including cost, availability and itinerary is available at the Leica USA website on the Dates & Events page.

Tom Brichta at KSP on July 3rd

Tom Brichta , Sales Manager for Leica USA, will be in our store on Tuesday from 10:00am to 12:00pm to talk Leica and to show some of his latest images.

In-store Leica S2 Demonstration

Leica S2

Leica S2 with 70mm f/2.8 Summarit-S ASPH

Leica’s S2 expert, Ben Ross and our Leica Sales Manager, Tom Brichta, will be in our Pro Store at 261 South California Avenue on Wednesday, June 27th from 11:00am to 3:00pm demonstrating and answering questions on the Leica S2 system. Ben and Tom will have a full complement of cameras and lenses on hand to demonstrate this awesome system.