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...]
The Leica V-Lux 20 is a new 12.1MP point and shoot camera with a 12x optical zoom (25-300mm equivalent). The V-Lux 20 is essentially a Leica clone of the Panasonic ZS7. The V-Lux 20 carries an initial retail price of $699. Check availability on Amazon.com.
More details in the press release below. [Read more...]