Alumni Spotlight: Alex Ramos Director of Leica Gallery in SF, CAPosted: January 24, 2015
on August 25, 2014 4:38 PM
To people who remember film and darkrooms and heavy manual cameras, Leica has always been the coolest, like Triumph motorcycles, and the BMW 2002.
The machines were built to last and just to prove it, against the onslaught of the iPhone, Leica has opened a store and gallery on Bush Street, to the side of Union Square.
The store is done in the red of the Leica logo and red-brick, and the black-and-white of gelatin prints that display the richness of detail Leica is known for. The gallery, which runs the length of the store on the brick wall, will showcase works of the famous Leica shooters, which includes about everybody who made a war picture through Vietnam…to read more,click here
Leica Gallery San Francisco is at 463 Bush St. Hours are Monday through Friday, 10-6 and Saturdays 10-4.
NOW SHOWING “The Beautiful Cliche” by Renato d’Agostin[vimeo http://vimeo.com/110086929 width=”600″]