We all got one, and my own Joy Villa has gone so far that she records and edits videos on the i Phone.
That's how practical, compact and high-resolution it is.
A perfect reportage camera I see the Leica Q more as a reportage camera than an artistic tool.
It follows more in the tradition of the original Leica in idea of being a mobile and compact camera that everybody could use to capture photographs with, rather than a specialized tool to create a special look.
This is a camera I have used extensively and written a lot about.
The Leica Digilux 2 from February 2004 has become the first in existence.
Simply a camera I must say, even now after weeks use of the Leica Q, I am amazed that all I have to bring is ... This is really the (re-)fulfillment of the original vision for a new type of camera that would change photography forever after World War I.
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