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Leica
1925, proprietary name of cameras made by Ger. firm of Ernst & Leitz Gesellschaft, Wetzlar, Germany.
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It was the first leica to combine rangefinder and viewfinder into one window.
For me, photography with a small camera like the leica is an instant drawing.
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