Leica: The New Leica TL

Leica Camera proudly presents the Leica TL, a new camera model based on the Leica T. The Leica TL-System advances the performance, usability and flexibility of the Leica T with additional features and design changes. The Leica TL is the only system in its class that combines groundbreaking design, craftsmanship and instinctive use for the most enjoyable and rewarding experience in photography.

The expansive system of TL lenses and accessories such as the Visoflex electronic viewfinder, M-Adapter L, R-Adapter L, SF 40 and SF 64 flashes all enhance the shooting experience while providing the user with more avenues for creativity. The Leica TL cameras will be available in black anodized, silver anodized and new titanium anodized colors.

Leica TL highlights 

  • Selection of extraordinary autofocus TL-Lenses, offering a wide range of focal lengths and speeds
  • An innovative modern system that also permits access to the legendary M and R lenses via adapters
  • Outstanding craftsmanship – unibody aluminum design
  • Easy and instinctive use with touch screen control
  • Minimalist design with new curving chamfered edges on titanium model
  • User-friendly and user-customizable menu
  • 32 GB built-in storage
  • TL-App on Apple App Store and Google Play makes it easy to share pictures
  • New accessories – functional camera protectors and carrying straps

More features

  • Faster Auto Focus performance, especially in AF-C mode
  • Large, high-resolution touch screen and simple layout with just four physical controls
  • New features in iOS App & brand new Android App
  • New OIS Function via Leica SL OIS-equipped lenses
  • Extremely robust – Unibody design crafted from a single block of aluminum, assembled and polished by hand
  • Made in Germany

We are now accepting orders for this fantastic new Leica camera! If you have any questions or would like to order please call Camera West Walnut Creek (925) 935-1424 or Rancho Mirage (760) 992-5422.

Announcing: The Leica Collection by ONA

Ona and Leica have teamed up to for some very special edition Ona Leica bags! The Leica Collection by ONA will debut in November and will feature nineteen bag styles, our popular messenger bag styles with Leica’s signature red. 

The collection is a reflection of both ONA and Leica’s commitment to excellence in product design and craftsmanship. Each bag is handcrafted with the finest materials, including full-grain leather, solid brass hardware, and premium waxed canvas. “Having developed a strong relationship with Leica through the years, we are thrilled to be partnering on a broader scale with the development of this new collection,” says Garry Thaniel, ONA’s Chief Executive Officer. “Leica is a brand that has inspired generations of discerning photographers; we are honored to develop products that complement the Leica photographer’s style while providing top-notch protection for their gear.”

“ONA has developed a reputation among professional and recreational photographers alike for creating high-quality accessories that are both stylish and utilitarian,” says Stefan Daniel, Global Director Business Unit Photo, Leica Camera. “We first collaborated with ONA two years ago with the Berlin messenger bag, celebrating 100 years of Leica photography, and today we are delighted to announce an entire collection of handcrafted bags and accessories for our customers.”

Stop by our locations or give us a call for more information. Camera West Walnut Creek (925) 935-1424 or Rancho Mirage (760) 992-5422.

Jason Bradley: Advanced Lightroom Workshop Class, October 29th

Developing A Vision:

Join Camera West Walnut Creek for a special workshop with Jason Bradley, author of the new book Creative Workflow in Lightroom, published by Focal Press.  This is a full day event on Saturday, October 29th, from 9:30AM to 4:00PM.  The cost of the event is $149, and spaces are limited, so call the Camera West Walnut Creek at (925) 935-1424 to speak with a staff member to reserve your spot today.

The Creative Foundation: Managing your body work with the Library Module

Managing your work: Importing your archive, organizing your files, backing up and protecting your work, editing, and keyboarding. Creating collections is often viewed as a challenging part of Lightroom and modern digital photography.  Jason will help you create a streamlined workflow that will help you understand and master all of these important pieces to organizing your Library.  Bring your computers for this one, there will be walkthroughs. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us  (925) 935-1424 .

Photography by Emily Kiyomi and Eric Nomburg at Woody’s Cafe

Emily Kiyomi of Camera West Walnut Creek, photography will be featured at Woody’s Cafe in Oakland. From October 10th – December 10th. Come visit Woody’s Cafe for their wonderfully reviewed coffees, drinks, and sandwiches and view photography from around the world!

Woody’s Cafe is one mile away from Grand Lake Theater and across the street from the old Parkway Theater. Come to your neighborhood coffee shop to enjoy some beautiful photography!

Featuring numerous photographic works by Emily Kiyomi and Eric Nomburg. Please RSVP to show your support and let us know when you attend!

Emily Kiyomi: Photographer
Website: emilykiyomi.com
Contact: emily@emilykiyomi.com

Woody’s Cafe: