Only a month earlier than photokina 2018 the german digicam producer launched the brand new LEICA M10-P with many new options. The new digicam is out there as of now for US $7,995 in black and silver chrome.
Leica M10-P: All Infos
Basically the LEICA M10-P is a Leica M10 with some minor updates. It has the similar firmware to the M10 and the identical sensor, however there are three technical modifications to the digicam:
- The contact display screen
- The excessive demanded stage gauge
- A distinctly quieter shutter
The design modifications are related to the M-P (Type 240) with the Leica brand on the highest plate and as a substitute of the pink dot on the entrance of the digicam you possibly can see an enlarged screw. This time the P-Model has no LCD with sapphire glass, however the present M10 display screen is already scratch immune to a excessive diploma.
The official Leica Press Release:
The Leica M10-P, A New Level 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 stage. The new Leica M10-P separates itself from different digital cameras with its nearly inaudible mechanical shutter launch and omission of the traditional red-dot brand to covertly seize candid moments.
The most notable characteristic of the Leica M10-P speaks volumes to the core philosophy of the M sequence, but it’s just about silent to the ear. At the center of this digicam is its newly designed shutter, making the M10-P the quietest of all digital and analog M cameras ever made. Moments requiring utmost discretion might 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 refined Leica lettering on its high plate, and omitting the Leica pink dot brand or any branding on the entrance.
With the M10-P, Leica debuts a touch-function for the M-System, enabling sooner checking of focus in Live-View and Playback modes and handy modern touchscreen controls akin to swiping and pinch-to-zoom. The M10-P additional assists photographers in capturing a superbly framed and stage shot, because of its built-in Level Gauge. This time-saving characteristic helps photographers get their excellent shot, proper on the press of the shutter. All different options, features, 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 fashion.
Compact, pared down and discrete, the M10-P’s design completely displays the ethos of M cameras: present photographers the precise instruments to unobtrusively seize essential 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 out there at this time in Leica Stores, Boutiques and Dealers, provided in a selection of black chrome and silver chrome finishes. This new launch from Leica will coexist with the present Leica M10.