Leica Camera: A “Boutique” Firm Faces A World of Change

The Leica

The Leica originated in the early 20th century by the German microscope builder Ernst Leitz GmbH. Before handheld models, still cameras were large, expensive and heavy equipment that required a tripod for use. The image was printed on glass covered with silver bromide, and the size of the result could not be changed. But in the 1920s Leica created its first mass-market handheld-sized camera, the Leica I model. It recorded the image onto a 35mm negative that could then be enlarged upon development. This innovation was…

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Ramiro Aires Melo is a Brazilian Entrepreneur, Project Manager, Data/Business Analyst and a Full Stack developer living in Los Angeles, California.

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