Leica Camera unveiled a special edition X2 Camera, designed by the legendary British fashion designer, Sir Paul Smith. Combining British style with German design the special release features an interpretation of Paul’s signature bright stripes and comes with a Paul Smith leather case and strap included, embossed with the words “Paul Smith for Leica”. Limited to 1500 examples, the camera will retail for $2750 and will be available at select Leica dealers globally, including the Leica Store Washington DC.
16.5-Megapixel APS-C CMOS Image Sensor
Leica Elmarit 24 mm f/2.8 ASPH.: 8 Elements in 6 Groups, 1 Aspheric Element
ISO 100 – 12500
11 AF Points Auto Focus System
2.7-Inch LCD Display With 230,000-Dot Resolution
Exclusive Design and Special Leather Carrying Case
Limited To 1,500 Units Only
Release Date: October 2012
Along with the Paul Smith edition, Leica Camera also launched the Leica X2 a la carte programme, which lets you choose your colours and textured leathers, plus get personal engraving.