(FT4) Leica M9 and Leica X1 pictures! No MicroFourThirds Leica camera.

m9

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Samuel sent us the link to  http://www.flickr.com

UPDATE: The picture on flickr has been removed!

The M9 is fullframe and the Leica X1 is probably an APS-C camera.

More pictures here:

The Leica X1:

Bildschirmfoto-2009-09-02-um-12.42.07

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The M9:

Bildschirmfoto-2009-09-02-um-12.41.59Click on picture to enlarge

Source: http://drop.io/foj9ufz

That’s probably the answer…Leica will not join the MicroFourThirds standard!

Read more here: http://www.rangefinderforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=78840&page=2

…and here: leicarumors.com

GF1 body and lenses will be available in October-November!

Source: http://www.forum-fourthirds.de/lumix-20mm-pancake.html (written in german)

It says:

GF1 body available in October

20mm lens early October

45mm lens early November

….

PREORDER NOW (AVAILABILITY IN OCTOBER!):
Both configuration are available for preorder at amazon US
Panasonic DMC-GF1K-K 12.1MP Micro Four-Thirds Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with 14-45mm Lens
and

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 12.1MP Micro Four-Thirds Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with LUMIX G 20mm f/1.7 Aspherical Lens

The Panasonic LUMIX G 20mm f/1.7 Aspherical Pancake Lens for Micro Four Thirds Interchangeable Lens Cameras and Panasonic 45mm f/2.8 Aspherical MEGA OIS Lens for Micro Four Thirds Interchangeable Lens Cameras are also available for preorder!