Summary: My new D109 replaces my year older D6. The D6 was fun and fabulous as a compact, low light, perfect exposure wonder, but my new 109 is far superior. The fact that my new compact gives me full creative control, is twice as good at hand held low light situations, and has a larger sensor makes this my...
Summary: August 2015 Did not realize this was an "International model", which means no warranty. You are on your own if you ever need repairs to this camera. Have had it for only a few days, it appears to be a very fine camera, with many features I have not yet explored.
AWESOME AWESOME AWESOME. If you've never owned a LEICA, you are in for a HUGE TREAT.
Joseph P Langer, Amazon
31 July 2015
Summary: WOW. MORE THAN I EVER IMAGINED. I had always been a big fan of my Canon D3200 and 5000, and never considered a "point and shoot." I'm a weekend photographer--never taken a class, but always the one with the camera at family functions, vacations, and love updating photos on Facebook, etc.
Summary: Both camera are, for their genre, quite capable.While the Panasonic version of this shooter possesses almost all of the features found in the Leica version, three differences stand out which, to me, favor the Leica and support its significantly higher price: the 3-year warranty, the inclusion of...
Summary: When I first opened, it showed vertical lines and is flashing. Flickering. Initially I thought there's a warm up period. But when I started taking pictures, the lines and pink colors also appear on the image taken. I took the camera to Leica at Soho, NY, and they said this operation is not normal.
Summary: I've owned what seems like an endless number of pocket-sized point-and-shoot compact cameras...I have been on the lookout for a camera that's simple and small enough to take with me where DSLR-sized cameras aren't appropriate (i.e.
Excerpt: well I was not able to put a review up on the Leica site, has to go on the Panasonic site, so I guess it is the Panasonic type 109. in any event, I traveled to Brasil for an extended stay and left my Ricoh GR home, always my main camera.