If you love the quality of photographs these classic vintage cameras produce or are fascinated by the history behind these old film cameras, check out my review of 15 best vintage cameras you can buy and take beautiful photos today. You can't view the photographs instantly, transfer them to a computer or a smartphone. Old cameras aren't equipped with a variety of shooting modes.
It's extremely sharp from edge to edge, and worthy of our Editors' Ch M Lenses Leica makes a number of different types of lenses, from autofocus optics for its TL2 and SL mirrorless cameras, to large optics for its S medium format system. But when most photographers talk about Leica glass, they're referring to the compact, purely mechanical, manual focus lenses for its M rangefinder system.
Reportedly impro Hi, I think it might be interesting split off a new thread from the general manual focus thread and maybe showcase a few users' favourite or otherwise interesting adapted lenses. Feel free to post yours!
I always thought that buying a Leica, I would become a much better street photographer. I fantasized about the look of the camera, the lightness and compactness of the camera, and the ease of use. I imagined myself shooting with a Leica on the romantic streets of Paris, in the foots of Henri Cartier-Bresson.
Once you open that can of worms there could be several sensible choices, and who is to say that the Google Pixel 3 is better than the iPhone X, for instance. Still, the lists make a lot of sense. In the vintage eight the choices are all excellent.
Nope, the single best lens depends on YOU and what you want to shoot! So let me discuss them here and share some photos with them as well. Sure, its just a sensor inside of an M body loaded with electronics but when you add a Leica lens to the camera it makes for one of the best digital tools I have ever used.
John Wade reveals some great vintage buys you can shoot with today. News earlier this year that a Leica had sold at auction for a record-breaking Not so.
You can also choose the shutter speed by yourself using the manual adapter. Camera is fully tested and in great working condition. Legendary 35mm classic!
Leica M-mount rangefinder film cameras have always held a special place in photo history. For one, because it was Leica who started the 35mm film revolution. Then, because the M3, the first M-mount rangefinder camera that Leica made, started a series of incredibly popular photographic tools used by countless professionals and amateurs alike for decades.