Danai Sorakraikitikul, managing director of Thailand’s sole Leica Camera distributor A-List Private Co Ltd, recently launched Café Leitz By Pacamara, a lifestyle cafe specifically designed for users and fans of the German camera maker. Leica lovers can expect a cosy meeting point for members of the Leica community to exchange knowledge, personal experiences and preferred techniques. Leica specialists will also be available to offer expert advice on how to professionally make use of the more advanced functions and options found on Leica cameras.

To celebrate the grand opening of the new space, a special event was held where honourable guests were invited to meet with the four Leica Thailand Ambassadors Tul Hirunyalawan, Pornphoj Kanjanahattakij, Chatchawan Chantachotbutr and Virunan Chiddaycha. The event was well-attended by fans as well as Bangkok’s leading celebrities, such as MR Pornrapee Abhakorn, ML Piyapas Bhirombhakdi and Charee Treelertkul. Guests were spotted enjoying the chic ambiance of the cafe at the M floor of The EmQuartier. There were also limited edition Leica t-shirts available featuring exclusive screened print designs by renowned art illustrators Kantapon Metheekul, Akin Kanjanapokin, Spun Inthawong and Sixtysix Visual Studio photographer Pornphoj Kanjanahattakij, who is one of the brand ambassadors.

Covered by: Alisa Mekmanee & Mary Losmithgul