Design matters. | Door Sixteen
Okay, let me get one thing out of the way right off the bat: There is absolutely no way for me to write this post without feeling like a jerk. I’ve slotted it into the “greed” category, and that’s exactly where it belongs. I try to keep the I WANT THIS STUFF, DON’T YOU WANT IT TOO posts to a minimum around here (not because I don’t want stuff, but because I find it exhausting and depressing to focus more on what one wants than on what one already has), but I’m human. And sometimes I’m…
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The accessory shoe on the top of the Leica D-Lux 5 also acts as the mount for the Leica EVF1 accessory viewfinder. The "Live-View" offered by this electronic viewfinder allows the photographer to view the subject through the lens and assess the precise composition of an image just like when using a DSLR system camera. With a resolution of 20,000 pixels, the viewfinder is particularly useful when shooting under extreme lighting conditions.
Classic desig, Classical elegance meets premium quality materials: This characterises the design philosophy of Leica D-Lux cameras. A design concept that the D-Lux 5 carries forth brilliantly and effortlessly. Elegant matt black throughout, with sparse accents in chrome and uncomplicated distinctive lines, it possesses a compellingly purist and simultaneously timeless modern design. A single glance says it all: It is a true Leica.