Story of the Leica T

Reduced to the essence

Dr. Andreas Kaufmann presents: “About the essence”


The Leica T Camera System follows its own unique principle of reduction to the essence – and complete dedication to the joy of photography.

A clear and precise focus is essential to the nature of photography. Denial is not a suitable beginning, but fusion certainly is. A fusion of style, true craftsmanship and simple handling – a symbiosis of the best. Discover the whole story – and how Leica and the Leica T break entirely new ground in the world of photography. In this film, the story is told in the very personal words of Dr Kaufmann, the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Leica Camera AG. The New Leica T Camera System.

The essence follows a principle

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Leica T Camera System Gallery

Take a look at users images

Discover the photographic possibilities of the Leica T Camera System and take a look at images made with the Leica T.

Leica T Camera System Gallery