Leica M Edition 60

First look at the Leica M Edition 60

Leica M Edition 60

Audi’s design team probably felt that strap lugs would ruin the sleek curve of the Leica 60’s rounded sides.

Leica M Edition 60

The Leica 60 is shown here with its kit lens, the 35mm f/1.4 Summilux-M. A special version of the 50mm f/0.95 Noctilux-M, with matching silver paint, is available for $11,350.

Leica M Edition 60

The ISO wheel on the back seems a natural replacement for the LCD screen, especially given the way that this location was sometimes used as a reminder of the currently loaded film speed before the digital age.

Leica M Edition 60

There’s no red Leica dot on the Leica 60, just as the original M body had no such circular badge.

Leica M Edition 60

You may already be out of luck if you want to buy one of the 600 limited edition Leica 60 kits. We’ve been told that all of them have been preordered, despite the $18,500 price tag.