Photographic techniques, the use of different filters and much more – Leica professionals and experts from the Leica Akademie around the world explain how to get the most out of your Leica camera.

Craig Semetko: How to use a Leica M

What makes the Leica M different from SLRS? Follow along with photographer Craig Semetko as he answers this question and explains how to use the Leica M, including techniques on focusing. For Craig, the benefits of the Leica M include its small, discreet nature and big, bright viewfinder that allows you to see more. Because of this, the Leica M demands more from the photographer. Watch this video and discover the capabilities of the Leica M.

Available Light – 5 Lighting conditions explained

Professional photographer Richard Seymour sheds light on different shooting challenges.



An in-depth tutorial on how to enhance your photography by using Polarisers with Nick Rains


ND Filters

Australian professional photographer and Leica Academy instructor Nick Rains explains in detail how to use Neutral Density Filters and what kind of effects can be achieved with them.


Colored Filters

Leica Filters – Colored Filters on the Leica M Monochrom with Nick Rains