Who does not love to take photos? People take photos on holidays, people take photos of birthday parties, people take photos of significant events that they want to remember. We all take photos just to have memories of the time it was taken. But, what happens when you do not have a camera that takes the photos with great imagery? We all want our photos to be perfect, almost professional.
Well it can be done when you use the right type of photography equipment. The camera that is used will reflect in the image so it is best to use a good quality camera. Leica M cameras are all wonderful photo catchers for everyone from professional photographers to those who are just getting acquainted with using cameras. Here is a list of the top ten Leica M cameras for beginners that can be used to make awesome photos that will last for years to come.

10. Leica 10771 M 24MP

 Leica 10771 M 24MP


This camera has many features that are very useful for the ones that take photos all the time. It is weather resistant so that is useful for those nature photo lovers. It has a 3″ display with a 920.000 pixel with a glass screen protector.

9. Leica 10760 M 18MP

Leica 10760 M 18MP


The Leica 10760 has an 18 million pixel resolution. The sensor does not “see” color which means it produces a black and white image. The strap that is included with the camera is made of high-grade cowhide. It has a raw data histogram for the extra control of tonal values.

8. Leica M (Typ 262)

Leica M (Typ 262)


This camera is compatible with M Mount Lenses top plate. The shooting shutter is ISO 6400 and three fps. It is one of the best of the Leica cameras. This one also has one of the fast shutter speeds and can also snap photos within a second of pressing the capture button.

7. Leica14495



This product has an ergonomic design that is sleek and modern and attracts the eye of most people. It has a geotagging that uses GPS so your location will be documented anywhere you are. You can use the external flash and external viewfinder at the same time so it results in having to spend less time setting up the device and more time on your hands for capturing elegant masterpieces.

6. Leica M9 18MP

Leica M9 18MP


This is the smallest full frame digital camera is the whole wide world. It is one of the first with a 24×36 mm format sensor. You can not buy the body and lenses together you must buy them separate. With it having an 18-megapixel sensor it allows 35mm format. It has a simple menu and is very easy to handle. You can put an SD card up to 2 GB’s but it also holds a 32 GB SDHC card. You do not need an IR filter with this camera.

5. Leica 10773 M-P


Leica M7


It has a LED integrated into the viewfinder. The camera has a display-cover that is made of sapphire glass. the image buffer which is 3GB is double sized. No Leica Logo makes it look pure. It is one  of the best Leica M cameras. If you are a  professional photographer, it would be a good choice.

4. Leica M7 0.72

Leica M7 0.72


This product starts immediately when you turn it on or off. It comes with a three year USA warranty plus a two-year limited warranty.The warranty is good on the battery, body cap, and neck strap. Like most all other cameras you have to buy the lenses by them self. This items weight is just a little over a pound so if you want a light weight camera then this is the one for you.

3. Leica 10759

Leica 10759


This camera high resolution. The display is TFT LCD. The speed of this product is 1/4000 of a second so you won’t miss anything when it comes to taking pictures. The color that you can mainly get is grey if the color is a problem for you. Shutter speed on this one is 4 seconds.

2. Leica M7 Range Finder

Leica M7 Rangefinder 35mm Camera


This product is a 35mm rangefinder camera. The focal length on it is 21 to 135mm. The flash is ultra-high exposure times of 1/1000 seconds. It has a DX coding and overrides feature with the automatic exposure mode. It weighs 1 pound. It is one of the best cameras to have if you are a photographer who takes lots of photos for your profession. There have been no problems found with this camera so far.

1. Leica M6

Leica M6 TTL 35mm RangeFinder


It has a mechanically controlled shutter. The design is retro with a black paint finish. It has a chrome plated release button and an accessory shoe. You must set the shutter speed and aperture manually. Focusing is manual as well so if you do not want to do it all by yourself then you might want to look at other cameras by Leica so you can just turn it on and start taking your wonderful photos.

So when wanting to produce great photos make sure to do the research needed for finding the perfect camera. The Leica cameras are one the best brands made, although financially they are in the higher end range.

If a person can afford this brand then it is advised and would be a great investment as most cameras bought from Leica come with a warranty policy. These cameras also have great quality so it will last for a long time. If an individual makes an investment in one of these cameras at least rather you spend the greatest amount of money or the least amount of money the equipment usually has some of the same key features such as waterproof ability, speeds that are significantly higher than other brands, the images are all crystal clear, and they do not weigh more than five pounds and does not take up very much space when being carried around or stored.

Most customers who buy a Leica brand are extremely happy with their product and have very little to say negatively about these items. The only downfall to buying one of these products listed above is that not one comes with the adjustable lens, it must be bought separately and can also cost higher than some but remember you get what you buy so in the end quality should matter more than price.