Leica MP and X2 Olive Limited Editions

DC Watch reports that a new Leica MP Olive and X2 Olive limited editions were announced in Japan to commemorate the opening of the Leica Store Kyoto, which will take place on March 15, 2014. It will be the 7th domestic store and located in the Machiya building on the main street of the beautiful Gion "Hanami alley" district of Kyoto. The cameras can be purchased there on that date and select other stores and boutiques as of April 1, 2014.

The Leica MP Olive set will come with a Summilux-M 35mm f1.4 ASPH lens and leather strap in a cognac color. Only 100 sets will be produced. The price will be 1.71m Yen ($16,500 USD).

The Leica X2 Olive limited edition camera will also come with a cognac colored leather strap and is priced at 290k Yen ($2,800 USD). Only 50 will be produced.

Update (3/27/14):

Video from the Leica Store Kyoto opening reception!

Leica Store Kyoto Opening Reception


Update (4/4/14):

A picture of the Leica Store Kyoto (front):