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DIY Leica Camera Assembly Kit

Is this true? Can you finally make a Leica of your own starting from scratch? Yes and no. Find out all the details after the jump!

Photo from Leica Rumors

Now, now. Don’t get too excited.

In celebration of the 100th year anniversary of Leica’s first ever prototype, the prestigious German optics manufacturer made acrylic posters with detachable parts, just like an assembly kit. It was supposed to be a gift for customers but the project didn’t materialize, as the costs involved were too high. Quite the interesting souvenir, if you ask me. Pity that it doesn’t work though!

Photo from iso2000

written by cruzron

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