On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of James Bond, Leica is marketing a special series of Digital Compact: the LEICA D-Lux Edition 7. Photography has always held a central place in the James Bond universe, ever since the secret agent in the world’s most famous film debuted on the big screen in The year is 1962. Film producer Michael G. Wilson, an avid photographer and collector, opens the EON Photographic Archive for an exhibition of legendary photographs titled “Photos for the James Bond Archives.” against
To accompany the launch of this exhibition, Leica has created a special limited edition of its cutting-edge compact camera, the Leica D-Lux 7. With its elegant body, this special edition is accompanied by a series of exclusive accessories that pay homage to the traditional values of James Bond: refined, discreet and always ready for action.
The body of the device is made of high-quality material with a diamond texture not seen before on the D-Lux 7. This diamond pattern is present on the handle, which, in combination with the bracelet, ensures absolutely safe handling of the device. The top cap is adorned with the famous 007 logo, and the set also includes an automatic lens cap that features the iconic pistol barrel design that made the James Bond movie credits famous.
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Another exclusive item on this special edition is the holster-style leather pouch, which allows the camera to be carried comfortably while immediately ready for action. With its large image sensor and bright Leica DC Vario-Summilux 10.9-34 f/1.7-2.8 ASPH lens. (35mm equivalent: 24-75mm), the Leica D-Lux 7 combines outstanding image quality with the convenience of a compact body.
To celebrate the James Bond film franchise, this special edition is limited to 1,962 copies, a nod to the year Dr. No was released. It comes in a presentation box and is available in Leica stores, on the Leica line and in partner distributors, from February 23, 2023, at public price. 1990 euros.
With this special limited edition, Leica pays homage to the values of sophistication and quality that are the hallmarks of James Bond. This new camera will delight passionate collectors and photography enthusiasts who seek style and superior quality in their photographic equipment.