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Leica III Chrome 35mm Camera Body

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Leica III Chrome 35mm Camera Body Description


Leica III l

Replacement for the Leica II with addition of 1/1000th speed

Body Type
Rangefinder Compact

Rangefinder Compact

Viewfinder Frames
Designed for 50mm lens. External viewfinders used for other lenses


Compatible Lenses
Leica 39mm Screwmount

Shutter Speeds
1 sec/ to 1/1000th and B

Flash Sync

Type Flash Connection
Shoe Mount

KEH Specifications

  • Model: Leica III
  • Body Type: 135 film type Vulcnite covered metal body
  • Material: Metal
  • Viewfinder: Coupled rangefinder (39mm base length); 50mm focal length framing viewfinder
  • Preview: No
  • Compatible Lenses:  Interchangeable Leica lenses
  • Shutter Speeds:  1/8-1/500, Z, T
  • Flash Sync: No
  • Flash Connection Type:  External cold shoe
  • Film Advance:  Manual
  • Motor Capable: No
  • Meter: None built-in
  • Dimension:  2.24 x 1.54 x 2.60"
  • Weight:  700g
  • Years Produced: 1933 to 1939
  • Battery:  No batteries required
  • Country of Origin:   Germany


General information

Brand Name Leica


Autofocus No

Physical Characteristics

Lens Mount M39 - Leica Screw

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