Besides being known as the world’s smallest full-format digital system camera that carries the legend of Leica M cameras into the digital age, the Leica M9 is also known for its special avatars like the M9-P red leather special edition, M9 in titanium, M9-P limited edition in
In a limited production run, two exclusive M9-P editions will be made available; a total of 300 Edition Hermes rangefinders will be up for the grabs at a price of $25,000, for which the shipping will begin in June this year.
While, 100 of very special “Edition Hermes – Serie Limitee Jean-Louis Dumas”, which is a celebration of friendship between the former president of Hermes Jean-Louis Dumas and Leica Camera AG, will be made available in July this year, but at a staggering price tag of $50,000.
The $25,000 version uses Veau Swift burnt tan calfskin leather with a silver chrome finish, and carries along a Leica Summilux-M 50mm F/1.4 ASPH optic. On the other hand, the very special version includes three lens options; a Leica Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH., a Leica APO-Summicron-M 90 mm f/2 ASPH., and a Leica Noctilux-M 50 mm f/0.95 ASPH., all finished in anodized silver. Further, all this comes with a bag and a book.
Both of the special Edition Hermes will be offered complete with the kits, and will be available exclusively through Leica Boutiques and stores, including the Leica Store in Washington DC.