First Leica Boutique In Canada To Open On May 17th 0

Good news to all Canadian Leica fans — especially those located in Richmond, British Columbia! Leica is going to open a new store at Broadway Camera this coming 17th of May.

Here’s an excerpt from the official Leica press release:

Allendale, NJ (May 7, 2012) – Leica Camera Inc., the legendary German camera and sport optics brand, announces the opening of the first Leica Boutique in Canada at Broadway Camera, located in Richmond, British Columbia. Featuring an extensive selection of the Leica portfolio, the store-in-store retail concept provides an exceptional resource for professional and amateur photographers to experience Leica Camera firsthand. The Leica Boutique at Broadway Camera will open on May 17, 2012 with a grand opening celebration from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Guests like 2009’s Canadian Photojournalist of the Year and Reuters Photographer Andy Clark, and “Father of Canadian photojournalism” Ted Grant will be in attendance on the grand opening day.

The Leica S2 is also going to be demonstrated, so it’s really an interesting visit for any true Leica lover.

Don’t forget to jot down the address:

The Leica Boutique at Broadway Camera
955 – 5300 No. 3 Road (Lansdowne Centre)
Richmond, BC
(604) 232-9278

On related news, Leica is also rumored to announced the new Leica M10 today (depending on where you are located), so be sure to stay tuned.