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Ricoh Thumbs Nose At Leica With Groovy GR II Premium Kit

Ricoh GR II Premium Kit

Leica is well known for its outlandish special edition cameras from the Ralph Gibson Monochrom to the puzzling M Edition 60 that was the first digital rangefinder without an LCD screen. But these were all stupidly expensive and way beyond the reach of any but the wealthiest camera collectors. Ricoh proves Leica isn’t the only game in town with the new GR II Premium Kit that’s within the reach of upper middle class photographers. Hit the jump for more info.

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Leica M Edition 60 Officially Announced

Leica M Edition 60

Leica officially announced the M Edition 60 today. After weeks of speculation the Digital M rangefinder without an LCD monitor is real and you can buy one for $18,500 USD! Is it a street photographer’s dream camera or a marketing blunder? Hit the jump for the details.

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