How This Black-Paint Leica M2 Isn't Really a Black-Paint M2 (And Why It Doesn't Matter)
At KEH, we've seen our fair share of Leica rangefinders, each with its own story. These cameras are so beloved, it's not unusual for people to keep them for long periods of time. It only makes sense that after a while, each M starts to take on a little bit of their owner's personality and reflecting their personal style.
In the video below, I dig into a particular M2 body that, at first glance, appears to be one thing, but after a closer look, tells a different story.
Watch the video:
So, to recap:
Is it a black M2? Yes.
Is it a black-paint M2? Not so much.
Is it still a Leica. You bet.
And that's all that matters.