Excerpt: Leica Camera AG, www.leica-camera.com $1,850 list 5 megapixels; 5X optical zoom; 4.4 boot time; 1.8 recycle time; 1,375 line average resolution; 2.0% transition pixels Superb image quality. Fast focus and zoom, easy operation. High-end look and feel with well-placed controls and large LCD. Expensive. Low-resolution video. No scene modes, as the camera is designed for those who want total control.