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Leica CEO Andreas Kaufmann Speaks about the Future

Donates cameras at RIT's
written by: Jason Schneider

Two imaging icons came together to proclaim May 6, 2008 as Leica Day—the Rochester Institute of Technology—a center of imaging tech, research and photographic education— and Leica Camera, acclaimed for its cameras and outstanding optics. The daylong event, hosted by RIT included a visit by Andreas Kaufmann, the CEO of Leica Camera in Solms, Germany. He was there to donate 20 classic Leica M4-2 and M4-P cameras, each fitted with a brand new Leica Summarit-M lens, to RIT’s School of Photographic Arts and Sciences “to assure that analog photography continues to be a key element of photographic education at the Read more »