updated: August 12th, 2019
Camera Straps

Top 10 Best Leica Camera Straps in 2019

Who doesn’t want a stylish strap for a Leica camera these days? A legendary Leica camera is great when you tie it with the top best strap. Whether you like the strap that comes with your Leica X and M camera or not, this list will help you get a more comfort strap. In this list, you’ll find the best camera straps for Leica cameras (X and M Series). The top rated straps should be

  • made from leather, vintage, and hand-crafted.
  • Easy to use and carry around.

A List of the Best Accessories for Leica Camera

A List of Top 10 Best Leica Camera Straps, Accessories & Gears in 2019: Review

1. Leica Leather Carrying Strap



With this leather strap, you’ll feel more secure than ever. In my short and sweet words for this Leica strap are: It does looks beautiful. You’ll feel good about having this with your camera. The size is just perfect. It’s also easy to install and remove. You’ve got a Leica M10? Buy this strap.

  • For X and M Series cameras
  • Comes with a protection flap to prevents scratches
  • Made from calfskin leather

2. Leica Rope Strap Designed By COOPH


Made in Germany, the O-ring can be used with all M cameras, Q cameras, X (excluding X-U0, and the TL, with a strap lug). It’s another nice strap for Lecia cameras. It’s short and thick that keeps your camera secure and steady.

The rope straps with a nylon belt can be used with the Sofort and V-Lux and binoculars. Also, the rope is comfortable around a neck or wrapped around a wrist  It’s both strong and stylish.

  • Holds Camera with Lens
  • Italian-Made Leather Details
  • Ring Connectors
  • Not cheap

3. Leica Leather Carrying Strap for TL (Red)


Made from fine Calfskin leather, this camera strap is for Leica TL and T camera. The embossed Leica logo makes this comfortable strap looks very handsome.

  • Designed for Leica TL and T Cameras
  • Sliding Pad for Comfort
  • Flat Cord Connector Rings with Protector

4. Street Strap – 46 inches Soft Round Camera Strap

Made from soft nylon weave, this strap will not irritate your skin. This is one of the best choices for Leica M series, Olympus and Panasonic Micro 4/3, Fuji X100 and X10 and more.

  • 46 inch soft round camera strap
  • Fits any camera with side lugs
  • Use around the neck, across the body, on the shoulder

5. Leica Neck Strap with Anti Slip Pad for M series Cameras

What I really like about this neck strap for Leica is that it connects the camera via metal clips that fit through your camera’s strap lugs. It’s then locked in place with plastic guards.
Features:

  • Maximum Length: 42″
  • Adjustable Length
  • Attaches to Camera Lugs
  • Removable

6. Henri by Eric Kim Handmade Premium Leather Camera Neck Strap

If you prefer a hand-made leather strap, this is highly recommended, too. The strap is beautifully crafted with a great attention to detail.

  • Handmade in small batches with premium-grade leather
  • Adjustable drop length: 15″ to 19″ (Total length 43″)
  • For Fujifilm, Leica, rangefinders, film cameras, micro 4-3rds, and medium sized cameras

7. Barton 1972 Leather Camera Braided Red Strap

This beautiful red strap will make most photographers comfortable doing street photography.

  • 42 inches long
  • Well-made designer leather strap
  • Secure, comfortable (around your neck), flexible and strength

8. PHANTOM BLACK Henri by Eric Kim Handmade Premium Leather Camera Wrist Strap

The Phantom Black is the best budget strap made for Leica camera photographers. It’s just the right size, strong, and flexible. What’s more? Stylish and easily adjustable.

  • Fits all Fujifilm cameras (X-Pro series, X100-series, etc), all Micro 4/3rds cameras (Olympus, Panasonic, etc), all Leica cameras (Leica Q, M, film M, etc), and most film cameras

9. Leica 18823 D-Lux (Typ 109) Wrist Strap

If a neck strap is not your favorite, then I’d suggest that you get this wrist strap for your Leica camera instead.

  • Comfortable to handle
  • Convenient, quick, and Functional
  • Minimalist wrist strap setup
  • Handcrafted with premium genuine leather

10. Black Outdoor Cord Camera Neck

Are you looking for a top rated neck strap for your Leica and mirrorless camera? I highly recommend you get this Black Outdoor Cord Camera Neck.

  • Cord material: Premium polyester, The end is Genuine leather
  • Hand made
  • Flexible and soft
  • Perfect length and width

A List of Top Best Accessories and Kits for Leica Camera for Travel in 2019

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.

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

Another product that comes highly recommended as one of the best accessories to the Leica camera, is the wide camera carrying 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


Preserving the pictures, how photography accessories can help
One of the most important accessories to have is the storage space offered on an SD card for the Leica camera.

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

Made for Leica M, T, X and Q cameras, this compact bag has a removable camera compartment.

  • Handmade leather

6. Leica SF 60 Flash

Even with the best camera, you’ll still need to have the best lighting. An external flash is essential in photography.

  • Compact and powerful
  • Wireless remote control

7. Leica Visoflex Viewfinder

This viewfinder will make it possible for Leica photographers to capture images from unusual angles.

  • 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 

With this Audio Adapter, you can have a 3.5mm Jack Sockets for headphones and a remote microphone.

10. Leica Display Protection Foil Set

Just like other list of camera accessories I recommend, a display screen protector is a must-have for every photographers.

11. Black Outdoor Cord Camera Neck 

Are you looking for a top rated neck strap for your Leica and mirrorless camera? I highly recommend you get this 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.

After doing hours of research, talking to a dozen of experts and testing 20 different straps, I found the best Leica camera straps for photographers. This list above provides you the top selected straps for Leica cameras.

In my previous reviews, I also covered the straps for DLSR, made from leathers, or for hiking or women (or moms).

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