When I first got a M8 (.2) back in 2016 it wasn't as a still photographer per say. I knew my way around the camera. I had been paid to take photos lots of times, but it had been more in a journalistic matter. On a hobby level I shot and developed film almost exclusively. On the digital side my focus had always been video. But the M8 changed that. With it I started to find joy in taking stills. For the first time ever I started to "get it". Many say that the best camera is the one that ...View review in forums Leave a comment on this review
Well built rangefinder camera with excellent output and a bevy of great lenses from Leica, Zeiss, VC, and many others. Imagine a 50mm F 0.95 or for less than a third the price of the Nocti - a 50mm F1.1, or a Leica 21mm F1.4 - who else has that. Camera has a quiet shutter release (nearly the level of the M6). The output up to 640 ISO (800 ISO in real life) surpasses film at the same ISO. The DNG files at lower speeds are exceptional. Problems: ZERO problems.View review in forums Leave a comment on this review
The M8 is, without doubt, one of the most intuative and engaging cameras you will ever have the pleasure of using. Quality of construction and, with Leica glass attached, imagery is simply outstanding. Don't listen to those who like to knock the M8; try one for yourself. If you love photography, the M8 will deliver one of the best experiences you'll ever have. Problems: Absolutely none.View review in forums Leave a comment on this review
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