Hit the Streets with the Latest Leica CL Kits


Now may be the best time to invest in the Leica CL Mirrorless Camera System because Leica has just unveiled two new kits to help get photographers started. This includes a sensible Starter Bundle that puts together the camera with an Elmarit-TL 18mm f/2.8 ASPH. lens for a versatile and compact setup, as well as a Street Kit that gives you the camera with a Summicron-TL 23mm f/2 ASPH. lens, the Handgrip CL, a leather carrying strap, and two batteries.

For those interested, the Leica CL is a part of the L-Mount System, though this model sports a 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor. Based on classic rangefinders of the past, the CL has a 2.36m-dot EVF in the top left corner of the camera, alongside a 3.0" 1.04m-dot touchscreen and a top LCD. A Maestro II Image Processor ensures fast operation, with 10 fps shooting and ISO 50000 possible as well as a speedy 49-point contrast-detect AF system. It can record UHD 4K video at 30 fps of Full HD at up to 60 fps and has an electronic shutter option for shooting at up to 1/25,000 second. Additionally, built-in Wi-Fi makes it easy to connect to your mobile devices via the Leica FOTOS app. With the 18mm and 27mm lenses used in the mentioned kits, the camera offers equivalent focal lengths of 27mm and 35mm, respectively.

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