Phase One, Leaf management to form new Leaf Imaging Ltd.

In collaboration with Phase One, high-end Leaf digital camera equipment will continue to be developed in Israel and marketed under the "Leaf" brand through a global network of specialized and dedicated value added resellers.

"We are committed to exciting future developments for the Leaf brand of products through innovative engineering, worldwide marketing and customer service, said Henrik O. Håkonsson, president and CEO, Phase One. "Leaf customers will benefit from the many synergies with Phase One."

Phase One is an employee-owned company with offices in New York, London, Tokyo, Cologne and Shanghai.