Leica M3 Rangefinder Camera Quick View Instructions
You are holding a LEICA in your hands — we hope you will derive as much pleasure from it as the multitude of confirmed LEICA enthusiasts all over the world. In the LEICA M3 you have the utmost in photographic performance, speed, and convenience that we, as specialists in high-grade optical precision instruments, can provide. Such a camera does not come into being from one day to the next. It most favourably combines the experience of a long tradition in the design of scientific instruments with the latest advances of modern optics. It has matured through the many thousands of tests and trials at the hands of the elite of international photographers.
You will see for yourself the scope and precision of the LEICA and how in many years’ time it will still be as exact and reliable as it is now.
As a LEICA owner you have at your disposal a universal system of photographic equipment which covers even scientific and technical photography. In its wider sense, this system also includes the LEITZ enlargers and the LEITZ miniature projectors. And the scope of the projected picture is rarely utilized to its full extent. For your pictures, especially your colour shots, will unfold their full beauty only when you see them several feet large on a screen. We hope that your LEICA will always help you to experience afresh the thrill of their brilliant realism.
All over the world the LEICA is much sought after as a valuable instrument. Make a note therefore of the serial No. of your camera and lens.
ERNTZ LEITZ GMBH WETZLAR GERMANY
Subsidiary: Erntz Leitz (Canada) Ltd., Midland, Ontario
List [11-3d/Engl.] Printed in Germany XII/59/DLX/SD