The Leica IIIg is the last Leica Screw Mount body – 1956.
I have the new leatherette for my IIIg but as of yet I haven’t found the quiet time needed to install it. The camera and the Leicavit received a complete CLA from Mr. Ye so it’s good to go. In this case I’m chasing time.
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2 thoughts on “Saturday’s Camera – Leica IIIg”
Beautiful. Are you re covering it in faux snakeskin or Ostrich?
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Thanks! Actually, I’ve been playing around with it like it is. It has a wonderful feel with your fingers against the metal. I’m going to recover it as close a match as I can to the original. I had to remove the original covering as it had cracked into a thousand pieces.