The Book Of The Leica R-series Cameras by Brian LongThe Book Of The Leica R-series Cameras by Brian Long

The Book Of The Leica R-series Cameras

byBrian Long

Hardcover | September 17, 2019

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Researched and written with the full co-operation of the factory, here in definitive detail is the story of the SLRs that saved the Leica brand, along with the numerous lenses sold alongside them. All variations are covered, including official limited editions, allowing collectors to use the book for reference, or simply enjoy the stunning photography - mostly contemporary and original, some taken specially for the book - gathered from all over the world. Successful immediately, these SLR models ran alongside the legendary M-series to defend Leica's honour in the showrooms at a time when it looked like the Japanese had the camera market sewn up. Today, the R-series (1976-2009) is becoming more and more collectable, so this authoritative guide is timely.
Born in Coventry, the heart of the British motor industry, Brian Long comes from a family with a proud heritage in the automotive and aviation fields. He trained as a mechanical engineer, and worked for a time at his father's garage. Brian became heavily involved in the classic car scene at 19, and says he turned to writing by accident...
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Title:The Book Of The Leica R-series CamerasFormat:HardcoverDimensions:152 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 17, 2019Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1787112160

ISBN - 13:9781787112162

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