40th Leitz Photographica Auction catalog of rare cameras is now live

Leica Leitz Photographica Auction
(Image credit: Leica)

Renowned auction house Leitz Photographica Auction will be holding the world's largest auction of historic cameras, for the 40th time, in celebration of its 20 year anniversary! The catalog for the upcoming auction spectacle is now available to peruse online and it offers some of the most interesting and sought after pieces of camera history.

The auction house will be showcasing some extremely rare gems, including an exceptional stand out, the historically unique Leica 0-Series No.105 camera produced in 1923, this was the personal camera of Oskar Barnack, renowned as the inventor of 35mm photography. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.