Japan Digital camera Hunter has revealed its newest one-off repainted Leica cameras in honor of JCH’s tenth anniversary.

As famous by Kosmo Foto, the Sakura-themed Leica M4 has been hand-painted by Kanto, a specialist digital camera restorer primarily based in Tokyo, Japan. The colour and imagery is impressed by Japan’s nationwide flower, the decorative cherry blossom, often known as Sakura. That is the fourth one-off digital camera Japan Digital camera Hunter has created and was preceded by a Kintsugi-inspired Leica M3, a Mondrian-styled Leica PM2 and a Leica M4-P imprinted with quotes from George Orwell’s novel ‘1984’.

Bellamy Hunt, founding father of Japan Digital camera Hunter, informed Kosmo Foto ‘This [camera] was a shock for me. I mainly gave Kanto a clean sheet and informed them to do one thing particular. And so they actually did.’ Hunt continued:

‘We truly had a little bit of a headache for locating one thing to narrate this to. As Sakura season is within the spring. However then we discovered that there’s winter Sakura and we discovered a shrine close by that had some blooming, which was excellent. The paint on this digital camera is beautiful.’

This digital camera, in addition to the three earlier one-off cameras, are anticipated to be out there to buy shortly, based on Hunt. No particular time or pricing info is on the market at the moment, nonetheless.

Kosmo Foto: Japan Digital camera Hunter unveils cherry blossom-themed Leica


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