Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter

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Solely a month earlier than photokina 2018 the german digital camera producer launched the brand new LEICA M10-P with many new options. The brand new digital camera is offered as of now for US $7,995 in black and silver chrome.

Leica M10-P: All Infos

Mainly the LEICA M10-P is a Leica M10 with some minor updates. It has the an identical firmware to the M10 and the identical sensor, however there are three technical modifications to the digital camera:

  • The contact display
  • The excessive demanded degree gauge
  • A distinctly quieter shutter

The design modifications are comparable to the M-P (Kind 240) with the Leica emblem on the highest plate and as a substitute of the purple dot on the entrance of the digital camera you possibly can see an enlarged screw. This time the P-Mannequin has no LCD with sapphire glass, however the current M10 display is already scratch proof against a excessive diploma.

Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter
Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter
Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter
Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter
Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter
Leica M10-P: The first M with touchscreen and a much quieter shutter

The official Leica Press Launch:

The Leica M10-P, A New Stage of Understated Excellence

Exceptionally discreet, the brand new Leica M10-P permits photographers to see and never be seen

August 21, 2018 — Go unnoticed with the Leica M10-P, the latest, most inconspicuous addition to the Leica M sequence. Exceptionally discreet, the M10-P embodies the essence of the M philosophy and raises the standard subtlety of the M sequence to an unprecedented degree. The brand new Leica M10-P separates itself from different digital cameras with its virtually inaudible mechanical shutter launch and omission of the basic red-dot emblem to covertly seize candid moments.

Probably the most notable function of the Leica M10-P speaks volumes to the core philosophy of the M sequence, but it’s just about silent to the ear. On the coronary heart of this digital camera is its newly designed shutter, making the M10-P the quietest of all digital and analog M cameras ever made. Moments requiring utmost discretion will be captured unobtrusively with the practically silent, quick and slim M10-P. The design of the Leica M10-P is classically minimalist, that includes solely delicate Leica lettering on its high plate, and omitting the Leica purple dot emblem or any branding on the entrance.

With the M10-P, Leica debuts a touch-function for the M-System, enabling quicker checking of focus in Dwell-View and Playback modes and handy modern touchscreen controls equivalent to swiping and pinch-to-zoom. The M10-P additional assists photographers in capturing a wonderfully framed and degree shot, because of its built-in Stage Gauge. This time-saving function helps photographers get their excellent shot, proper on the press of the shutter. All different options, capabilities, construct high quality and ending of the Leica M10-P match the identical excessive requirements of its sibling mannequin, the Leica M10. Rounding out that high-level design, the M10-P additionally comes with a color-matched steel sizzling shoe cowl, giving the highest plate a seamless look and modern type.

Compact, pared down and discrete, the M10-P’s design completely displays the ethos of M cameras: present photographers the proper instruments to unobtrusively seize vital moments from the wealthy tapestry of life.

“Never before have I shot with a more discreet camera,” says Grammy Award-nominated photographer Mathieu Bitton. “The M10-P feels like stealth version of my beloved M film cameras. It fully retains that signature M nature, while being so quiet and unobtrusive that my subjects barely realize I’m photographing them. That’s such an important thing in the type of photography I do. The less I distract my subjects, the more genuine moments I’m able to capture.”

The Leica M10-P is offered at present in Leica Shops, Boutiques and Sellers, provided in a selection of black chrome and silver chrome finishes. This new launch from Leica will coexist with the present Leica M10.