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Rangefinder Camera

Using a built-in window as well as the viewfinder, a rangefinder camera doesn't show the scene you are going to photograph, it shows you what your eye can see; this makes composing a photo much more interesting as the rangefinder camera viewfinder generally has an internal framed surround for the specific lens being used, say a 35mm or 50mm etc, but you can still see the wider picture. It is a much more rudimentary way of taking photographs, but incredibly satisfying as the camera viewfinder generally uses a double ghost image, or cross hairs, that require lining up, to make sure the image is in focus. The rangefinder camera is great for black and white photography, when using red or yellow filters, as the image you see remains unaffected by the colour cast, or when using slow aperture lenses where light input can be low. However, the best advantages of the rangefinder style of camera, is smaller lenses, as they are usually much slimmer than the standard camera lens, so great for travelling.

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Ex-Demo Leica M-P (Typ 240) Silver Chrome Digital Rangefinder Camera

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  • 24MP MAX Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Maestro Image Processor
  • 0.68 Optical Viewfinder Magnification
  • Scratch Resistant Sapphire Glass Display
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording
  • 2GB Image Buffer
  • Discreet Look
  • Classic Leica engraving on the top plate
  • Manual Viewfinder Frame Selection
  • Also available in a Black Paint finish
  • Compatible with M-Mount Lenses
GBP£4,499.00VIEW PRODUCT

Leica M10 Black Chrome Digital Rangefinder

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  • Slimmest Digital M
  • Full-Frame Digital Rangefinder
  • New ISO Dial
  • Simple and Intuitive Control
  • Improved Rangefinder/Viewfinder
  • First Leica M with Integrated Wi-Fi and Smart Connectivity
  • Programmable 'Favourites' Menu
  • Live View Focusing
  • 24 Megapixel Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Maestro II Processor
  • Leica Visoflex Compatibility
  • Brass Constructed Body and Magnesium-Alloy with Corning Gorilla Glass LCD Cover
  • Weather Resistant
  • Includes 2 Year Warranty

From the Blog: Announced, the New Leica M10

GBP£5,600.00VIEW PRODUCT

Leica M10 Silver Chrome Digital Rangefinder

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  • Slimmest Digital M
  • Full-Frame Digital Rangefinder
  • New ISO Dial
  • Simple and Intuitive Control
  • Improved Rangefinder/Viewfinder
  • First Leica M with Integrated Wi-Fi and Smart Connectivity
  • Programmable 'Favourites' Menu
  • Live View Focusing
  • 24 Megapixel Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Maestro II Processor
  • Leica Visoflex Compatibility
  • Brass Constructed Body and Magnesium-Alloy with Corning Gorilla Glass LCD Cover
  • Weather Resistant
  • Includes 2 Year Warranty

From the Blog: Announced, the New Leica M10

GBP£5,600.00VIEW PRODUCT

Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246) Black Chrome Rangefinder Camera

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  • 24 Megapixel Monochrome CMOS Sensor
  • 2GB-Buffer Memory and Leica Maestro Processor
  • Sapphire Crystal Glass
  • Low Noise up to ISO 25000
  • Live-View and Focus Peaking
  • 3" Monitor with 921,600 Pixels
  • High-Quality Full-HD Video Function
  • Includes 2 Year Warranty

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GBP£6,120.00VIEW PRODUCT

Leica M10-D Black Chrome Digital Rangefinder

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  • Unique combination of Analog and Digital Shooting
  • No display - use controls via Leica FOTOS App
  • Mechanical control element
  • Integrated, fold-out thumb rest
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Accessory shoe compatible with Visoflex viewfinder
  • Genuine leather body covering
  • Metal hot shoe cover
  • No red Leica dot
  • Quietest shutter of an M - same as M10-P
GBP£6,499.00VIEW PRODUCT
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The purists amongst us who still want to have full control of every aspect of the end photograph, rangefinder cameras are fantastic. Forget autofocus lenses and cameras with through the lens viewing, the rangefinder system works in a totally different way. A perfect photograph becomes very personal and a real art. The rangefinder system is compact and ergonomic to use and have outstanding optics. The lenses are generally prime lenses so fast and crisp, with a few select zoom lenses for those of you who want to get closer to the action without changing position. Leica are the most popular rangefinder cameras and are beautifully manufactured to last a lifetime.