The camera really is divisive. Even walking around Leica fans will mention how strange it is. The size, sure – the way the meter works – definitely. But for me, it’s a brutal let down to know how much this design was so utterly abandoned by the company – and make me treasure it all the more.
Author name: Petros Katradis
Founder of Monochrome Foto, an active member of the film community, based in Ealing, London. It is focussed on teaching film photography to a new generation and reacquainting another.