Posts Tagged ‘Leica Forum’

New Firmware Update: Behind-the-Scenes

Leica M9

Leica customers were a crucial element in testing and developing the latest M9 and M8 firmware update. The intersection of Leica customers and product development is an interwoven fabric within Leica’s culture. In one interview with Stefan Daniels, Product Management at Leica Camera AG, he shared, “it says something crucial about Leica Camera itself — namely that it’s all [...]

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Going Once, Going Twice, Sold to Steve Unsworth

Steve Unsworth

When three members of the Leica Forum, Steve Unsworth, Bill Palmer and Andy Barton, began discussing the idea of putting together a book to feature some of the wonderful photography featured on the forum, they had no idea the book would have the impact that it did. To date, 250 copies of the book have [...]

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Brian Parkes, Editor for the Architecture Chapter for the Leica User Forum Book

Praying Mantis by Brian Parkes

Brian Parkes: A lifelong photo enthusiast with a penchant for 20th Century Architecture, Travel, and digital Leica Ms Brian Parkes is a retired Civil Engineer based in London whose methodical and structured approach to Leica M photography generally yields outstanding results. Though he modestly describes his photography as “not good enough,” two of his compelling [...]

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Atipong Padanupong: A Thai artist with a Leica M passion

Atipong Padanupong winning Leica for AICR photo

This is Atipong Padanupong’s winning photo from the ‘Leica for AICR’ Sport and Leisure photo contest hosted on Leica’s page on Facebook and presented here is an interview with him. The photo was featured on Leica’s profile picture on Facebook for a week during July as part of the efforts to raise awareness about AICR and [...]

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Arianti Darmawan: An Architect’s Eye

Arianti Darmawan, winner of the ‘Leica for AICR’ Architecture photo contest

This is Arianti Darmawan’s winning photo from the ‘Leica for AICR’ Architecture photo contest hosted on Leica’s page on Facebook and presented here is an interview with her. The photo was featured on Leica’s profile picture on Facebook for a week during July as part of the efforts to raise awareness about AICR and the ‘Leica [...]

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The Leica Forum: Committed and Constructive

Leica Forum

Andreas Jürgensen is the founder and moderator of the planet’s largest Internet platform concerned with the world of Leica and everything in it: The Leica Forum. Q: Mr. Jürgensen, when did the Leica Forum first appear, and what was the idea behind it? A: The initial version of the Leica Forum first appeared on the [...]

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