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Leica Camera AG and LHSA

LHSA – The International Leica Society and Leica Camera AG have partnered to offer a free one-year digital LHSA membership with a qualifying Leica Camera purchase. The promotion is available to new LHSA members only and applies to Leica system camera bodies including Leica M, Leica S, Leica SL, Leica TL2 and Leica CL systems, and the Leica Q.

Through this partnership, Leica Camera and LHSA invite Leica customers to join LHSA’s worldwide community of Leica enthusiasts and receive numerous exclusive benefits.


LHSA member-only benefits include:

  • Digital subscription to Viewfinder, LHSA’s acclaimed quarterly journal featuring photo essays, Leica history, and camera reviews.
  • Access to members-only portion of website with exclusive articles, Ask an Expert program, Viewfinder archives, and the latest Leica news.
  • Invitations to participate in spring shoots, regional meet-ups, and annual meetings. At these gatherings, attendees can take advantage of “Leica on Loan” programs to try out products, receive professional instruction, and meet with Leica experts.
  • Quarterly newsletter and bi-monthly emails to stay up-to-date on all things Leica, including news on exclusive offers and special commemorative products.
  • Camaraderie and fellowship with other LHSA members.

Gary Hough, President of LHSA, noted, “We are very pleased to be working with our friends at Leica to extend this invitation to join our society. We hope many Leica customers will become part of our robust and welcoming community of Leica enthusiasts and share their Leica journey with us. As with the Leica camera, the Leica community is more than the sum of its parts. For more than 50 years, LHSA has been a meeting place for both users and collectors, preserving the rich history of Leica and enhancing members’ photography skills.”

Stefan Daniel, Leica Camera’s Global Director Business Unit Photo, added, “We at Leica have worked closely with LHSA over the years, and when LHSA offered our customers a free year of membership we said yes because this is a real benefit for our camera customers. LHSA will be in Wetzlar in a few days for their 50th anniversary meeting and Leica congratulates them and wishes them continued success.”

To take advantage of this special offer, go to the Leica Owners’ Area.