Inspiration, innovation, extraordinary experiences: Visit Leica World and discover the brand's home and all its captivating facets.
Leica is not just a name, but a whole world in itself. A world full of fascination and passion, durability and uncompromising engineering. A name that is the epitome of photography "Made in Germany". The World of Leica located at Leitz Park is not only a homage to photography but a unique place of experience and inspiration. Here, Leica and photography enthusiasts from all over the world are invited to become part of this brand world.
Current highlights of the World of Leica
The exhibition Rankin – Zeitsprünge will be presented from May 26 to September 27, 2023, at the Ernst Leitz Museum Wetzlar, and will offer fascinating and unexpected insight into Rankin’s exceptional oeuvre. Some of his best pictures, taken over the past three decades, will be on display.
Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2023
Twelve finalists have been shortlisted for the internationally renowned Leica Oskar Barnack Award (LOBA) 2023 photography competition, which enters its 43rd round this year. After a festive ceremony, their photographs will be on display at the Ernst Leitz Museum.
Norbert Rosing: My Wilderness
Embedded in the nature of the Leitz-Park Forest, we present the exhibition My Wilderness by Norbert Rosing from 6 August 2023. On display are extraordinary landscape photographs in black and white.
- Rankin: Zeitsprünge
- Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2023
- Norbert Rosing: My Wilderness
Browse through the exhibition and the virtual archive and let yourself be drawn into the fascinating history of Leica! You prefer it interactive? Then try it out for yourself right away: whether in the digital darkroom or exploring photographic stylistic devices. At the end, you can download your experiments directly to your mobile phone via app!