Leica
CULTURE
Leica - the culture of the picture
'Leica Ginza Salon' in Tokyo – one of seven Leica Galleries worldwide.
CORPORATE VALUES

Leica has always focused on the underlying concept of perception, developing a range of innovative tools that afford a unique seeing experience and enhance the capacity for consummate visual expression.

HISTORY

The compact, supremely ergonomic Leica led to the creation of a lot of the images that have helped expand our knowledge and influence our enduring perception of the world.

OSKAR BARNACK PRIZE

This highly coveted international award for top-quality reportage photography has been presented by Leica to distinguished photojournalists since 1979.

Leica Hall of Fame

A prize to honour outstanding photographers

GALLERIES

The first Leica Gallery was founded in Wetzlar in 1976 (now in Solms), followed by additional galleries in New York, Tokyo, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Vienna and Salzburg.

Leica Camera AG and Magnum Photo - Focus on the Future

A new cooperation between Leica and Magnum with interesting video essays by famous photojournalists

Leica Camera and FCDA - Focus on the Present

A new cooperation between Leica and FCDA with interesting video essays by famous photojournalists

LEICA NATURE PROJECTS

We aim to bring man closer to nature. With this goal in mind, Leica is active all over the world in helping to protect endangered species and habitats.