The Leica Rangefinder has a long history of reliably capturing scenes for photojournalism and documentary work. The manual-focus-only lens and high-strength magnesium alloy body harken back to the days of film while sporting the convenience of being a digital. The Leica M9 is a precise photographic tool designed for discerning photographers. The small flash is convenient for the darker corners of urban exploring and for providing fill during street events or candid moments. A large memory card allows you to capture an event or location with ease and the extra battery is convenient for long days. You can shoot confidently with this professional and retro-chic setup.