A New Movie Digicam From Leica Appears to be like More and more Attainable


Nothing but proves that Leica will launch a brand new movie digicam version, a lot much less that it will likely be a modernized model of the M6, however we do know that the corporate goes to host a model occasion in October and that at this occasion in Germany, new product releases are almost assured.

As steered beforehand by ourselves and the web site Leica Rumors and others, it’s wanting very doable that the long-lasting model will launch a brand new movie digicam in October of this yr. Particularly, the hints are circulating round a form of relaunch of the producer’s M6 movie digicam version, initially first launched means again in 1984 and with a manufacturing run that lasted till 1998. Leica is in any case no stranger to re-releasing older merchandise in a brand new type and with new options.

What’s extra, not like just about all main digicam makers, Leica does nonetheless launch, produce and repair movie cameras. Its most up-to-date amongst these is the MP, launched in 2003, and the M-A, launched in 2014. Each are nonetheless below manufacturing. Thus if anybody does launch a high-quality movie digicam, it’s prone to be Leica.

You could be tempted to assume that each one of that is unlikely because of weak demand for movie cameras and movie images, however on this, you’d be mistaken. This whole photographic subject is surging as a complete and Leica’s present movie digicam fashions, the MP and M-A talked about above, are each in extraordinarily excessive demand. In actual fact, demand for them is so excessive that they’re at the moment offered out within the U.S market and Leica has even declared that it can’t sustain with demand for its movie cameras.

In different phrases, there are good sensible, marketing-related and financial causes for Leica to be unveiling a brand new movie digicam mannequin. At