Are you looking to add more gears to your lovely Leica camera? Having the best accessories for your Leica cameras is essential for most photographers. Why? Good accessories expand your Leica capability.
In this list, you’ll find my selection of top best Leica camera accessories for travel photography.
A List of Top Best Accessories and Kits for Leica Camera for Travel in 2019
1. Camera Tripod: Gitzo GT2545T Series 2 Carbon 4 section Traveler Tripod
The Gitzo tripod designed for the Lecia camera is a must have for avid photographers. When setting up a photoshoot or trying to capture the perfect family portrait or a scenic photo opt. The Gitzo tripod comes made in a lightweight aluminum material, that is both durable and easily transportable.
The Gitzo tripod has three major styles for various photo shoot opportunities. The traveler and mountaineer can have the most optimum use depending on the photo shoot.
There is the ball head, which is for the most general use, and then the two-way fluid heads which are used for bird watching or scope spotting.
- Strong but light carbon fiber tubes
2. Camera Strap
Toting around a camera when a traveler wants to be hands-free to enjoy their excursion can become difficult. A camera can be cumbersome and get in the way of the photographer’s endeavors and experiences.
With a wide camera carrying strap specifically designed for Leica, is the best accessory to have when going on longer photo-op excursions.
3. Leica SD Card Credit Card Holder, Leather
Not just any storage space will suffice, a leather SD card holder will aid in keeping the fragile SD card safe and secure. Designed like the style of a wallet’s credit card holder, it gently tuck away the cherished memories captured on film on the cards.
This Leica has a credit card holder, in addition to the SD card holder, and one of the best features of the accessory is that it comes pre-made in genuine leather of either black or cognac.
SD card holders are an essential accessory to have if the photographer doesn’t wish for the storage cards to become lost or damaged. Buy this SD card holder to keep your memory cards safe.
4. Camera Holster Systems
A must-have accessory that every Leica camera owner should possess is the safe and secure leather holster.
The holster is designed to carry the camera close to the body for not just the protection of the camera from being damaged, but to ensure that the camera isn’t stolen from an unsuspecting tourist. As a result, you won’t have to worry about your hands get preoccupied with other things.
The holster’s belt is rip resistant, proving that it is difficult for someone to grab it and rip it away from the body. The holster is designed to be adjustable and lie across the body so the weight of the camera is carried across the shoulders and not just the neck.
5. Leica Oberwerth Limited Edition Handmade System Case for M,T, X or Q Cameras
- Handmade leather
6. Leica SF 60 Flash
- Compact and powerful
- Wireless remote control
7. Leica Visoflex Viewfinder
- Eye-level viewing
- Integrated GPS option
8. Leica BP-SCL5 Lithium-ion Battery Pack for Leica M10
As always, I highly recommend that photographers should have extra batteries. You’d never know that you’ll run out of battery to power your camera when you need to shoot. It’s a bit expensive, but if you shoot with a Leica this is yours.
9. Leica Audio Adapter AA-SCL4 for Leica SL
10. Leica Display Protection Foil Set
11. Black Outdoor Cord Camera Neck
- Cord material: Premium polyester, The end is Genuine leather
- Hand made
- Flexible and soft
- Perfect length and width
Good to Know
One of the most important accessories to consider when buying a camera is buying the protective case to store it in, when not in use.
Not only do Leica camera cases offer a safe and secure protective shield for the camera, but the many chic designs and colors the cases come in. The best Leica camera cases offer a stylish way to keep your camera and lens from unexpected damage.
Leica photo cases come on a vast array of styles from bright, fun and whimsical, to professional, durable and industrial. Overall, as you’ve just went through this review, you’ll find the best accessories for Leica camera are essential.