Check Out this $40K Leica S 4K Cinema Camera

Leica S 4K Camera-4

When Leica announced that is new S (Type 007) medium format camera would should 4K video, we all thought that was pretty cool to get 4K capture with 4:2:2 color on the large 30 x 45mm CMOS sensor. However, I had not seen one decked out as a cinema camera until this one on display at the Leica booth at PhotoPlus 2014. [Read more…]

Leica V-Lux and D-Lux Cameras are More Panasonic Rebadges

Leica V-Lux

Leica V-Lux

While releasing a barrage of truly high-end products at Photokina 2014, Leica continues its annoying custom of rebadging consumer- and prosumer-oriented cameras from Panasonic. The latest offense comes in the form of the new Leica V-Lux and D-Lux cameras, which are blatant rebadged versions of Panasonic’s Lumix FZ1000 and LX100 models, respectively. [Read more…]