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Chris Gampat’s Leica CL Review
March 17, 2017

Years ago, I owned a Leica CL when I was getting into photography. Trying to balance an understanding of both film…

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Dustin Vaughn-Luma’s Leica CL vs Canonet QL17
September 28, 2016

I recently read a wonderfully detailed review by Hamish Gill at on his well worn Leica CL; and like him, I have…

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Hamish Gill’s Leica CL Review
September 17, 2016

The Leica CL, along with its contemporary cousin the Leica M5, comes from a time in Leica’s history that seems to…

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Hamish Gill’s Leica 40mm Summicron Review
April 2, 2016

The Leica 40mm Summicron is an odd little lens, both in terms of what it is, and its reputation. I guess…

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Richard Wong’s Leica CL Review
November 14, 2015

I’d like to introduce my first Leica and the introduction to my semi-addiction, the Leica CL.  This 35mm camera was actually…

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Petteri Sulonen’s Leica CL Review
June 15, 2015

Leica CL: The Volkskamera The early 1970’s were not kind to Ernst Leitz GmbH. They had missed the boat on the…

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KJ Vogelius’ Leica 40mm Summicron Review
March 15, 2015

Introduction The Leica Summicron-C 40/2 is a discontinued normal lens for the Leica M-mount. Produced for the Leica CL – the…

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Daniel King’s Leica CL Review
January 30, 2012

I recently purchased a Leica CL as a second camera to my Leica M2. It made sense really, a cheaper M-fitting…

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SLR Lens Review’s Leica 40mm Summicron Review
April 25, 2011

Leica Summicron M 40mm f/2 was a rather short-lived lens. Originally designed for the equally short-lived Leica CL, the lens was…

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