The Leica M, which was first unveiled at Photokina in 2012, is now u2018readily availableu2019 from UK retailers after a shortage of the camera forced the firm to step up production.
Though the Leica M went on sale in early 2013, the firm says ‘international demand outstripped production capacity’, and it was
‘available only by order with a waiting time’.
The Leica M is a 24-million-pixel rangefinder camera with live view, HD video and an optional EVF.
The £5,100 camera was announced at the Photokina trade show in Cologne, Germany in September 2012.