What's bound to be one of the most popular items at the upcoming (RED) Auction in NY is the 1 of 1 Leica M designed by Jony Ive and Marc Newson. The duo went through 561 models and 1,000 prototype parts to careate the ultra-rare camera which features a laser machined aluminum body and a custom Leica APO-Summicron M 50mm f/2 ASPH lens. The camera will be available at auction on November 23rd.
The 38th Leitz Photographica Auction is selling a prototype of the Jony Ive and Marc Newson-designed Leica M
The final camera that is based on this prototype sold for $1.8 million dollars.