Leica Camera Manual User Guide

Leica Camera Manual

Photography has been the part of world history. It captures the world’s precious moments to make it last and be remembered. From photos, we are also able to learn so many things such as cultures, values, or even how things happened in the past. This is why historical photos are precious as gold. And talking about historical side of photography, Leica has been the part of it. As a world well known camera manufacturer, this company has created the long line of portfolios since the old times. And to honor its contribution in capturing world precious moment, we decided to provide visitors Leica camera manual. We hope these manuals will be useful for owners in solving both minor and major issues related to their Leica camera products.

Leica Camera Manual Introduction

Before getting further into the Leica camera manual, let’s take a closer look to the company deeper. Facing competitors that mainly come from the Japanese brands, Leica has succeeded in bringing European tastes into the photography world.

Not only the quality, but the typical European character also successfully adopted into its camera products. Even if nowadays it mostly adopts common look of modern camera, the old version of it has popularly known for its vintage look. That’s what makes it different from others.

Talking about manufacturer, Leica Camera AG is German-based Company who manufactures Leica camera products. Along with two other companies, Leica Geosystem AG, and Leica Microsystem GmbH, they used to be one company called Ernst Leitz GmbH.

While for the products, the three companies are focusing on cameras, microscope, and geosurvey equipment products. Therefore, with this wide range of business, Leica has been succeed in invading world with its products, especially for digital camera.

Leica Camera Manual User Guide

It is generally known that Leica has been producing camera since a long time ago. Started since 1913 when Oskar Barnack started to build first 35 mm film prototypes. This is the film that makes Leica as the first camera that employed the standard 35mm film. Then this brilliant invention has been developed massively into something new, something we know as today’s Leica.

With the strong products character, this brand has been succeeded in entering to the street photographer class. The only reason for this is that the Leica product is generally has lightweight and qualified rangefinder camera.

Not only for itself, but Leica also produces camera components for other brands. Some products of it such as Elmarit and Nocticon lenses are consistently used by Panasonic in its video recorder and digital camera products since 1995.

Further, in 2014 Leica also collaborated with Valbray, highly considered watch brand from Swiss. They were collaborating to design Valbray EL1 chronograph wristwatch limited edition for 100th Leica’s anniversary.

With those collaborations, we can see that Leica is the highly considered manufacturer in the world, including for its products. Talking about products, this Germany Company has made many of portfolios that spread around the world. 

Some of its products such as L series, M series, S series, and R series  are considered as the high selling camera products. So, there’s always a possibility that you also own one of this camera products. If you do, then the Leica camera manual below might be useful.

In below, we have posted the Leica camera manual from several models. These manuals are legal, reliable, and suit to your Leica products. Above all, all of them come from the trusted and official source, so that you don’t need to worry about legal issues. Therefore, if you need the information toward Leica camera manual, just go down below to the link.

Leica S-Series Camera

S series is the well known series from Leica camera. This series is using fully digital system, where it is also built to comply with the professional photographer’s need. With the small to medium size it has, this Leica camera series will be perfect for mobile photographers.

The only reason is that this camera series is the perfect reflection of sophisticated technology covered in such a compact professional design. Therefore, it can result on the excellent quality of photos. Plus, it has the nice design and easy to handle.

The excellent quality of the photo of Leica S series is related to the Lens quality it has. For a really long time, Leica is popularly known as the major manufacturer of qualified lens. And this S series can use several types of lens such as H lenses and Contax 645 lenses. Leica S series also completed with Leica Proformat Sensors which sets the standards of benchmark in digital medium format segment of camera.

With this specification, the S camera series will definitely own the market. Further, if you are the owner of this camera, the Leica camera manual below might be useful. From these manuals, you can get information in treating your camera. Therefore, if you are interested to these manuals, we are inviting you to download the manuals below.

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Leica S (Typ 006)Leica S-E Leica S (Typ 007)
Leica S2  

Leica Q-Series Camera

Q series is one of Leica’s amazing digital camera products. Even if there’s still only one series of it, this product has been succeeded to attract the attention of Photography people. What else if it’s not because of its amazing capability in resulting excellent quality of photos.

Further, this series is also the reflection of Leica’s consistency in defending their original foundations of fixed focal length with 35mm full frame lens. Another interest is the speed of this camera in shutting image. This lens is classified as the fastest camera in its class.

With Leica’s special design of full frame CMOS lens paired with 24 MP resolution, the photo resulted by this camera will come in amazing details up to ISO 50.000. Another interesting thing of this Leica camera series is its connectivity.

With the installation of WLAN, this camera can be connected to your personal devices. Then, talking about Leica camera manual, we have posted some Leica Q manual in below table. Therefore, whenever you need it as your guidance, all you need to do is only clicking the link below.

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Leica Q  

Leica SL-Series Camera

SL is definitely the high level of camera Leica has ever made. This camera is considered as the beginning of new professional photography era. Its mirrorless system is also noticed as the first mirrorless system in its class.

With sophisticated technology and high level of specification it has, this product has been the preferred choice for professionals. Combined with the innovative feature and impressive performance, this camera has strengthened Leica as the dominant manufactures of digital photography equipment.

SL is definitely the high level of camera Leica has ever made. This camera is considered as the beginning of new professional photography era. Its mirrorless system is also noticed as the first mirrorless system in its class. With sophisticated technology and high level of specification it has, this product has been the preferred choice for professionals. Combined with the innovative feature and impressive performance, this camera has strengthened Leica as the dominant manufactures of digital photography equipment.

Some features such as 4K video recorder, high speed autofocus, 24-MP CMOS sensors, and other functional features will definitely be helpful in doing imaging functions. And to celebrate this achievement, below we provided the Leica camera manual from the SL series.

This manual can be used as references in operating or treating your impressive Leica SL series. Therefore, whenever you need it, you can freely download it in the link below.

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Leica SL (Typ 601)  

Leica M-Series

“M” stands for Messsucher, a Germany term for combined viewfinder that makes you able to see the action outside the actual size of frame. That’s why this camera bring the slogan “Eyes Wide Open”. This is really representing the basic principle of the camera itself.

With the discreet and quick rangefinder camera, the M series can shoot a very high definition, detail, and highly qualified image. Further this series is also known for its compact size and simple operation. Therefore, it will be perfect for the both beginner and professional photographer.

For the size, this camera is really compact with only 42mm depth. The shutter is also extremely quiet. With this kind of characteristic, this camera will be perfect for traveler journalist or photographer. Further, for Leica M camera series users, it is important to keep the Leica camera manual of your M series.

This manual will be so much useful in helping you operating and understanding the camera. But, if you accidently lost it, don’t worry. We have provided you the M series manual in the table below. Just go down and get redirected by clicking the considered model/type of the M series camera.

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Leica M 8Leica M (Typ 262)Leica M (Typ 240)
Leica M 8.2Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246)Leica M-E
Leica M-D (Typ 262)LEICA M EDITION “LEICA 60”Leica M-P
Leica MPLeica M9 & M9-PLeica M7

Leica T-Series Camera

T series represent the high taste and class from Leica Engineer. As the first camera with full aluminum material in its body, the appearance of this series is reflecting the truly art and joy. Further, this elegant camera is also built under the tradition of engineering art. With such a unique and nice trimmed design, the camera provides ergonomic concept with comfortable curves, giving photographer the perfect handling when doing photo shoot.

The presence of four haptic control elements and large touchscreen on it offer users the classy combination of technology design. And to support this perfection, we have provided you the Leica camera manual especially for the T series. This manual will be so much useful as a guidance in operating, taking care of, and solving both minor and major issues happen in the camera.

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Leica T  

Leica X-Series Camera

X series is the one of Leica’s army in tackling down its competes in the digital camera battle field. With this series, Leica is confident enough to be able to own the world’s potential market.

talking deeper about this device, X series is known for its speed in image capturing. The lens of it is extremely fast with high quality of photos. Thanks to Leica-Summilux 35mm f/1.7 SPH for making this function possible.

Moreover, when you are not satisfied with photos and wanting for something more, the motion picture capability of it is can’t be argued. With the ability of recording 1920×1080 pixels with 30 frames per second, this camera will be more than enough to perpetuate your precious moment in videos.

In closing, to give you basic understanding about this camera, we have posted here the Leica camera manual, especially for the X series in below. This manual can be used as a reference in operating and understanding your Leica camera X series.

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Leica X-U (Typ 113)Leica XLeica X-E_DE-EN
Leica X2Leica X VarioLeica X1

Leica Compact Camera Series

Having slogan “Leica Quality in Miniature Form”, this Leica compact camera series is really the representative of it. Bringing Germany quality in to the house, this product comes with such a compact and small size of a camera. But, on the imaging result, we can’t argue about it anymore.

With the nice design and smaller size, the quality of its materials is also well-considered. Moreover, comes with 2 models/types, this company is really targeting wide range of digital camera market with this product. They are Leica D-Lux, Leica V-Look, and Leica C.

In the D-Lux series, Leica brings a super fast lens into the game. With the f/1.7 aperture combined with the large sensor, this model guarantees photographer with boundless view. Moreover, it is also completed with 24 to 75 mm zoom range, make this camera classified as one of the best existing compact camera.

While in the V-Look, high resolution of rangefinder becomes the biggest weapon. Especially when it is paired to the amazing autofocus, and 25 to 400mm super zoom lens, the image result of this camera will be beyond perfection.

In the Leica C series, slim and stylish design can be the main attraction. Besides, large sensor and outstanding zoom lens will result on a wonderful quality of sharp image. Further, this series also comes with Wi-Fi for a better connectivity. Paired with several functional softwares, this camera is excellent for professional.

Moreover, to honor this kind of achievement in making such nice photography equipments, we are providing you with the Leica camera manual for this product. This manual contains a lot of information including specification, operation, and others. Therefore, it will definitely be the best guidance for users.

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LEICA D-LUX (TYP 109)Leica V-Lux 2Leica D-Lux 3
Leica CLeica V-Lux 3Leica D-Lux 4
Leica V-Lux (Typ 114)Leica V-Lux 4Leica D-Lux 5
Leica V-Lux 40Leica C-Lux 2Leica D-Lux 6
Leica Digilux 2Leica C-Lux 3Leica V-Lux 20
Leica Digilux 1Leica D-Lux 2Leica V-Lux 30
Leica V-Lux 1  

Leica R-Series Camera

Leica R9 uses 35 mm single lens reflex cameras. This is the final model of R line series and the successor of R8. In traduced at 2002, this camera has created success around the world. From the look, R9 comes with such a retro DSLR typical look. This camera has Antracite color on the top, and black as an option.

Further, unlike the R8, in R9 we can find LCD frame on the top of the plate. This LCD is located in between shutter speed dial and wind lever. For the weight, the R9 has 100g lighter compared to the R8 due to the use of aluminum materials.

Moreover, remembering that this product is quite old one, so there’s possibility that user might lost the Leica camera manual for this product. So, to anticipate this thing happen to you, we have provided the manual for this R9. Therefore, when you need the manual of this product just go down below for the direct link to the manual.

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Leica R9  

How to Download Leica Camera Manuals

In order to bring ease to the visitor, we have arrange the easy navigation for this site. To download the Leica Camera Manuals here is quite simple. You could visit the link per model name beside that regarding to download each Leica  Camera manual, you can use the search tool which is provided at the top right side of this page. And for your information, this website is still under development by CameraUserManual.Net Team.

Therefore, some user manuals might have not be provided yet. And instead of using search tools, you can also check whether your camera manual is already provided or not by going to the side bar of Leica category to find the list of provided manuals. So, we hope this manual will be beneficial, and can help you in understanding your Leica camera products.