Within the occasion Leica’s $20,000 ‘Titan’ digital camera equipment wasn’t sufficient to satiate your want for ultra-expensive cameras, concern not. Leica has introduced it’s teaming up with Thai Beverage to launch limited-edition gold Leica M10-P cameras to have fun the coronation of King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Every equipment will price roughly $50,000.
The limited-edition equipment is available in two varieties. The primary equipment options an M10-P, an APO Summicron 50mm F2 ASPH and a Summilux 35mm F1.4 ASPH lens, all of that are gold-plated, with the M10-P that includes a yellow crocodile leather-based physique wrap. The second equipment options the M10-P with inexperienced crocodile leather-based and comes with solely the APO Summicron 50mm F2 ASPH lens. Each fashions will function a royal Thai emblem engraved on the highest, with the serial quantity and serialization quantity engraved into the hotshoe mount.
In accordance with Images Every day theme, 10 models of the yellow equipment might be out there and 20 models of the inexperienced equipment might be out there for an estimated $50,000 and $30,000, respectively. This could make these kits a number of the priciest limited-edition variations Leica has ever launched.
Each kits will are available an opulent wooden field that locks with a key and a royal Thai insignia engraving on prime. Inside, the digital camera and lens(es) might be securely positioned inside a suede-like materials for safekeeping. All kits include a hand-signed certificates of authenticity, signed by Thai Beverage President and CEO Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, Leica Digital camera AG Chairman Dr. Andreas Kaufmann and Leica Digital camera AG CEO Matthias Harsch.
Even if you happen to do wish to snag considered one of these super-limited-edition Leica kits, it’s not clear but the place they are going to be out there to buy. We now have contacted Leica for added pricing and availability info.