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Leica M8.2 Safari official

At least this time we have an official press release from Leica. The first M8 Safari comment I came across this morning was: “Let me know when they produce a version covered in reticulated Ostrich testicles and I just might be interested” (source). I am not the target audience for this model but if I […]

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Leica M8.2 Safari – only 500 pieces worldwide

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USD 10,000.00

If the US price of the Leica M8 Safari is really going to be USD10,000, I am suspecting Leica will be in world of pain (source). FYI the M8.2 costs USD 5,995 and the lens Elmarit-M 1:2.8/28 costs USD 1,795 so the premium for the Safari Limted Edition will be over USD 2,000 not to […]

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Leica M8 Safari first pictures

I just checked the comments section and a reader had already sent me this – first pictures of Leica M8 Safari: Source

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Leica Safari M8.2 – another rumor to come true by the end of this month

As reported earlier (see here and here) another limited edition Leica M8 Safari is coming our way (see also the new Leica M8 Panda – unannounced, but already available in stores): Price of €7,500 in a kit with a Summicron 28mm f/2 lens Leica M8.2 Safari will feature a green covering, the same vulcanite finish […]

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Limited edition Leica M8.2 Safari ready to go?

A website in the Netherlands is ready to sell a limited edition Leica M8.2 Safari (reported by LeicaRumors few weeks ago):

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Two special edition Leica M8.2 coming soon

“I have heard from two separate sources that Leica is coming out with two special edition M8.2 cameras one is a Hammertone finish and the other is a green safari finish” (Source). The safari version may look like this Leica M6 Green Millennium edition. Here is a picture of a Leica R3 Safari Edition.

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