Leica Camera launch the $5,995 Leica Q2 Monochrom, a new addition to Leica Q line and the Leica Monochrom families. The camera features a new 47.3 MP full-frame monochrome sensor, a fast Leica Summilux 28 mm f/1.7 ASPH. prime lens, quick and precise autofocusing (less than 0.15 seconds), protective weather sealing and OLED viewfinder. The Q2 Monochrom as a maximum ISO up to 100,000.
Video recordings can be made in 3840 x 2160 resolution and frame rates of 30 or 24 fps or, alternatively, in the familiar full-HD 1080p format with 120, 60, 30 or 24 fps – all with manual creative control at the fingertips of the user.
A range of premium leather accessories are also available for the Leica Q2 Monochrom, including camera protector cases, carrying straps, bags and wrist straps in a variety of different colors. Additional technical equipment accessories pair with the new camera such as the Leica SF 40, SF 60 flash units, the SF C1 remote flash control unit, an additional thumb rest and a new handgrip that perfectly matches the body. Three new E49 color filters in yellow, green and orange, for direct contrast control right from the lens of the camera, are available. The camera is compatible with the Leica FOTOS app.