Leica M9

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I found myself in the peculiar postion of having to build a Lego Leica very shortly after Mr. Attaki had published pictures of his own stunning Leica M8. In order to prevent any sort of duplication of his build, I purposely avoided referencing his photos during the development of my M9.

Happily, my build would go in a slightly different direction. The M9 I patterned my build on has soft brown body and a different lens, which gives it a distinctly different look.

I'm rather proud of this build, especially given the short development time. The only regret I have is that there aren't any curved slopes in nougat/medium dark flesh, as it's a much better match for the actual color of the M9.

I'll upload a few addition photos of it over the next day or so.

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  1. Carson Hart 19 months ago | reply

    Yes! This is probably my favorite thing you did out of the lot. It's so classic and the color you chose for the background is perfect.

  2. Mecharonn 19 months ago | reply


  3. TTkc :) 19 months ago | reply

    Well done, it looks very realistic

  4. Tiny Haus 19 months ago | reply

    This is awesome!

  5. Wafflebottom 19 months ago | reply

    Oh my god, chris. You have done it again. This is absolutely beautiful.

  6. MrMαcy [deleted] 19 months ago | reply

    Oh wow, this is amazing

  7. Shanti Basauri 19 months ago | reply

    Good work! I thought it was real when i saw the thumbnail! Fantastic use of bricks! (and nice photo!)

  8. See Gee 19 months ago | reply

    Loud smile!!!

  9. [Zach B] 19 months ago | reply

    Old school. I'm learning how to use my Canon A1 right now.

  10. fstop186 19 months ago | reply

    Absolutely stunning work in every sense of the word. Simply superb. Congratulations

  11. -bdm- 19 months ago | reply

    Very cool!

  12. AlbinOnFlickr 19 months ago | reply

    Even better than the real thing!

  13. garygraphy 19 months ago | reply

    Looks like the Hermes M9-P!

  14. dallars0000 17 months ago | reply

    I think that the Leica logo better

  15. Dimitri SoyFeliz 17 months ago | reply

    where is the red dot? :P

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