Leica has introduced the latest digital camera under the long-term partnership with Panasonic called D-Lux 7, which is an upgrade from the previous D-Lux 6. Leica D-Lux 7 comes with a Leica brand red logo, but it is a Panasonic camera – made in Japan, based on the LX100 II. But branded with Leica also brings some unique features to this camera.
Compared with the original LX100 II, the Leica D-Lux 7 has a simple, lightweight design and Leica features. Of course, the red logo is the most characteristic and everyone wants to own it. In the front instead of the grip, it is just a plane with two-sided curved lines. The upper side is where the wheels are and the main controls of the camera include speed wheel, zoom, EV tuning, video recording, power on. In addition to the hard button, you can also control the camera features using its 3.0-inch wide touchscreen display.
The D-Lux 7 comes with the Leica DC Vario-Summilux 10.9-34 f/1.7-2.8 ASPH lens, when converted to a 35mm sensor, the focal length of this zoom is 24-75mm. 17MP Micro Four Thirds sensor, built-in EVF, 4K video recording at 30fps, 11fps continuous shooting, WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity, charging with a rechargeable battery or via a PC connection.
With the wireless connection and the Leica Fotos application on Android / iOS, D-Lux 7 users can also transfer photos to their phones for quick editing and sharing on social networks. Post-Focus is a near-focus feature that allows the photographer to edit the image after shooting. They can adjust the focus point on each image. According to Leica, the D-Lux 7 is a camera capable of shooting well.
Leica D-Lux 7 Price and Availability
Leica D-Lux 7 price in USA has been set at $1,195 and it is now available to buy on Bhphotovideo.com. You can also find various accessories for the D-Lux 7 at the store such as camera case, display protection foil, handgrip, protector case, Lens cap, strap and more.