Archive for July, 2010

Stefan Daniel Interview, part 3

Stefan Daniel with M9

This is the final installment of the Stefan Daniel Saga. Candid reflections on the move from Wetzlar to Solms, why customer input drives product development at Leica, and how the M9 and X1 were designed and delivered in record time. As Division Manager, Product Management at Leica Camera AG. Stefan Daniel is intimately involved in [...]

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Bill Palmer: Diehard Leica Fan with a Big Heart, part 1

Bill Palmer

Help raise funds for AICR by following Leica on Twitter! We are donating €0.50 for every new follower to our account, @leica_camera. Upon reaching 10,000 followers by Friday, July 9, an additional €1,000 will be donated to AICR! When it comes to combining his passion for Leica with compassion for others he literally wrote the [...]

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Viva Varun: In NYC!

My favourite fashion brand is "Robert Graham" - it's the attention to detail I love. Here are the cuff buttons on my new jacket. By Varun Sharma

Answer to “Where am I?”: MoMA (The Museum of Modern Art), New York standing in front of Warhol’s “Gold Marilyn Monroe”. Congrats to everyone who answered correctly, especially Jerry Englehart Jr, Mats Adsten, Edouard, Harald Benz, Kay Hui, Jane Bourne, An Van Genegen , Edouard Moreels, Morgan B. Sikkerboel, Nanette Hartwell , Ruben Natal-San Miguel, and Helene [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

"Gold Marilyn Monroe" by Andy Warhol taken by Varun Sharma

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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People Editor’s Choice from the Leica User Forum Book

The Piano Player by Coos Hamburger

The Piano Player by Coos Hamburger was selected as the Editor’s Choice for the People chapter of the ‘Leica User Forum Book’ As the person responsible for this section of the book I knew that I was going to have to choose one photograph that would represent, for me at least, the best of what [...]

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Cameron Salehi: Firecracker with an Eye, Part 1

Mint Condition by Cameron Salehi

This emerging 24-year-old photographer has talent, family support, a great camera, and the right stuff to make it. Cameron Salehi was raised in a small town in the middle of the West Texas desert and graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas with a degree in philosophy and photography. But her heart never left the picturesque “big sky” country [...]

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