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  1. New world record

    New world record

    March 2018, a new world record has just been set at the WestLicht camera auction in Vienna.A Leica Null-series - one of only 25 pre-production cameras - has sold for a staggering €2.4 million.So why do people get so excited about Leica? Well, it started in 1925 when the company launched its first camera, the Leica I. At the time...
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  2. Don't forget the old stuff!

    Don't forget the old stuff!

    Every year the camera makers launch new and ‘improved’ equipment and inevitably, the spotlight moves away from older gear. But don't forget it - you can pick up exceptional equipment for rock-bottom prices.
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  3. Buying classic equipment to use? Don't buy mint!

    Buying classic equipment to use? Don't buy mint!

    Buying classic equipment to use? Don't buy mint! This may sound a little counterintuitive but I’d never recommend buying classic equipment in like-new condition if you are planning to use ‘in anger’. You’ll always pay a premium for mint equipment. However careful you are, there’s always a chance you’ll scratch the base or the strap will rub the camera's corners. And that could...
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