I hope it’s alright to post this activity here, as I’m very new to the LHSA. I just completed a Photography Workshop and Portrait Masterclass in London with Thorsten Overgaard. I used my Leica SL together with the latest Leica 90mm f2 Summicron L lens fro the majority of the example images but by way of comparison in the portrait work I also used…[Read more]
Join Hal Kam from Camera West, along with Landscape Photographer Tom Brichta, and special guest, John Gavrillis, Sellers Publishing Company’s number one selling landscape photographer as they explore the North R […]
In this installment of the LHSA “How To” video series, LHSA member, Lars Netopil shares his 5 tips on collecting Leica cameras. Lars Netopil is a Leica historian, collector, and dealer located in Wetzlar, Germany […]
By Mike Evans
“The Leitz factory is a well-run, happy organisation, this being due in no small measure to the family nature of the business and to its importance in the neighbourhood. Discipline is st […]
Andre, sorry for seeing this so late! The 1.4 is a much better lens than the 1.2. The 1.2 has really interesting bokeh, but no where near as sharp. See my article Bokeh Kings to see how the 1.2 fares in comparison […]
Momenta and Leica Akademie USA invite you to join us on this Destination Series workshop with street photographer Dotan Saguy. The Destination workshops are custom-tailored by Momenta’s programming staff to crea […]
Welcome to Carnaval in Barranquilla! Momenta proudly invites you to one of the most exciting workshops we have ever hosted.
“Quien lo vive es quien lo goza!” translated means, “Those who live it are those […]
An Island Adventure with Jeff Johnson
Join Momenta’s team on the Destination: Hawaii 2018 workshop with the Leica Akademie USA and the celebrated adventure photographer Jeff Johnson. The […]
Back by popular demand! Join us as we return to India for a one-of-a-kind journey with Delhi-based, street photographer Vineet Vohra and Director of the Leica Akademie North America Tom A. Smith. The Destination […]
Imagine thirty-five shooters, from nineteen states converging on Santa Fe for our “Spring Shoot.” Gathering and meeting at the centrally located and beautiful La Fonda Hotel.
Everyone was told to be ready to […]
Max Berek joined the Ernst Leitz Company in 1912 as the first permanent professional scientist. The 1914-1918 war interrupted Berek’s work and it was only after he returned from the war that the emphasis of his w […]
Image by Gary Hough
“It will be no longer enough to produce a useful product. A story or legend must be built into it, a story the embodies value beyond utility. What is happening now is that the story that s […]
Please note: the schedule is subject to change
Wednesday Oct 3, 2018
Arrival and Registration; registration will be at the arcona. Shuttle buses will be running.
Informal evening gathering (arcona […]