The new flagship medium format DSLR arrives
The much anticipated Leica S3 medium format camera, first announced at photokina, is now shipping. The new flagship from Leica packs a brand new 64 megapixel 30 x 45 mm medium format sensor, expanded 4K video capabilities and some of the most dramatic imaging potential from a camera system – for use both in the studio and out in the field. Capture the world with the storied Leica look in the highest fidelity possible.
Leica S-Lenses are the highest quality optics in the medium format world, and with fast autofocus and burst shooting, the S3 is a system that can excel in just about any application. High-speed lenses such as the Leica Summicron-S 100 f/2 ASPH. encapsulate the benefits of the S-System – the Leica look and falloff from incredible sharpness to beautifully blurred bokeh that is a signature style of SCameras, now at an even higher resolution with the S3. With 16 lenses to choose from, some equipped with Central Shutters for high-speed flash sync, the Leica S3 is equipped to meet the needs of any pro in need of a workhorse system.
New 64mp medium format sensor for unprecendeted image quality from Leica S-Lenses
4K video recording across the full width of the sensor for the signature Leica look in video
ISO range of 100-50,000 for workign in any lighting scenario
Dual shutter system with Focal Plane Shutter of Central Shutter lens options
Rugged and weather sealed build for use in the field and withstanding the elements
Tethered shooting workflow options for use in the professional studio
Leica FOTOS connectivity for mobile editing solutions on iPad, iPhone and Android