Capture the character of your land

You can always tell a Leica.
By the way it takes pictures - and by the pictures it takes.

The Leica legend is founded on easy to handle, compact precision lenses. For many years now, Leica has invested in research, development and the manufacture of aspherical lenses making Leica products ideal companions that even take enormous stresses like extreme temperature variations.

Reliable precision engineering and painstaking assembly using only the best materials guarantee images of superior brilliance. And throughout Leica Service ensure that Leica customers have many years of pleasure with a range of products that stand for enduring value.

Loved by professionals, coveted by amateurs, Leica is the camera to capture the moment and share it. For more information visit Leica

The Prizes

1st Prize

This year's overall winner will become the proud owner of a fabulous Leica X Vario camera. The Leica X Vario offers the unique combination of an unusually large sensor with a high performance autofocus zoom lens in a compact camera. Even with a maximum aperture of f/3.5, this combination allows the creative use of planes of sharpness to lend images incomparable plasticity and depth. The wide-angle to telephoto zoom range of the Leica X Vario offers great scope for creative composition, whether used for capturing indoor scenes, sweeping landscapes or intimate portraits. 



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2nd Prize


The second prize winner will also be able to indulge their love of photography with immense precision with the brand new Leica C digital compact camera in dark red.

Despite its extremely compact form, the trendy Leica C features an excellent zoom lens, which offers almost unlimited opportunities for creative expression, even in low light. At the same time, the 7x zoom is outstanding for capturing intimate portraits, expansive interiors, and fascinating landscapes. 




3rd Prize


The third prize winner will recieve the amazing The Macallan Ice Ball Maker and glassware to entertain friends in style.

The Judges

Our esteemed judging panel

This year's judging panel is comprised of Andreas Kaufmann, Chairman of Leica, Leica Academy Tutor, Robin Sinha and Ken Grier, The Macallan Brand Director.

Ken Grier

Ken Grier The Macallan Brand Director

Dr. Andreas Kaufmann

Dr. Andreas Kaufmann Leica, Chairman

Robin Sinha

Robin Sinha Leica Akademie, Tutor

The Rules

Terms and Conditions Overview

  1. Entering your photographs: Entries must be submitted in accordance with the instructions set out in The Brief on the Share Your Story page. Details about acceptable photo manipulation and eligibility are detailed in the terms and conditions.
  2. Closing dates: All entries close at 5.00pm GMT, 6th March 2014.
  3. Voting: Voting ends 5pm GMT, 24th March 2014
  4. Notification: Winners and runners-up entrants will be announced on the competition website on 23rd April 2014.
  5. Judging: A short list of entries will be announced following the closing date of the competition. The Macallan will appoint a judging panel to determine the winning and runners-up images based on the final short list. The decision of the judges in deciding the winners is final and The Macallan will not enter into any correspondence regarding the judging or organisation of the competition.
  6. Affidavit of eligibility: The presumptive winner(s) will also be required to sign and return within seven (7) days of receipt an affidavit of eligibility and winner liability/ publicity release before receiving the prize.
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