Top 10 most expensive cameras in the world



Antique Leica

A Leica prototype camera produced in 1923 has sold for a record breaking 2.16m euros (£1.74m) at an auction in Austria.

It becomes the world’s most expensive camera, and is one of just 25 models created for the original Leica A – the first commercially successful compact camera which used 35mm film.

Seitz 6×17” Digital Panoramic Camera

Seitz 6×17” Digital Panoramic Camera is coming from Swiss and it works best for panoramic views or wide formats digital photography. The camera maker, Seitz, touts it with 160 million pixel resolution (21,250 pixels horizontal and 7,500 pixels vertical) and user friendly software interface. The cost of the camera is US$ 42,000 and makes it the priciest among all other most expensive camera production in the world.

4K RED One Camera :

This camera is coming out from the idea of Oakley founder, Jim Jannard. He has made hundred of thousand of expensive sunglasses and now with a new expensive thing that is far more complicated and advances than any Oakley glass he already made earlier. The RED one camera is equipped with resolution surpass 35mm film. Behind the casing, it is a Mysterium 35mm sensor technology and 12,065,000 pixel resolution. The website is titled the camera ‘Ultra High Definition camera’.

Nikon D4 Price: $6,000.00

10/11 frames per second continuous shooting in FX-format for up to 150 frames

Nikon FX- format (35.9 x 24.0mm) CMOS Sensor with 16.2 effective megapixels

Full 1080p HD broadcast quality video

View simultaneous Live View output on external monitors and record uncompressed video via HDMI terminal

Multi-Area Mode Full HD D-Movie: FX, DX (1.5X crop) and New 1920X1080 (2.7X) Crop modes settings

Susse Freres daguerreotype camera
Price: $775,000A daguerreotype camera designed by Frenchman Susse Freres that dates back to 1839 sold at the WestLicht Auction in 2007 for €576,000 ($775,000). It was believed to be the oldest commercially manufactured camera in the world, reported the Most Expensive Journal. Another daguerreotype camera will be auctioned in May and is expected to fetch up to $950,000.

Nikon D3x DSLR Price (Body Only): $ 8,000.00

Extreme resolution 24.5-megapixel FX-format (35.9 x 24.0mm) CMOS sensor

Nikon EXPEED image processing technologies; 138 MB processed NEF (RAW) 12 or 14-bit image files

3-inch super-density 920,000-dot VGA LCD monitor; 100 percent viewfinder coverage

Two Live View shooting modes; continuous shooting at up to 5 fps at full FX-format resolution

Dual CF card slots with overflow, backup and copy options

Canon EOS-1D Mark III DSLR:  $12,000.00

18.1 MP full frame CMOS sensor

Up to 12fps plus 14fps High speed mode

100-51200 ISO, up to H:204800

61 point AF system

100,000 pixel RGB AE metering

Full HD 1080p EOS movie

Phase One P65+

Phase One Camera maker came with its new product one week after the lunching of Hasselblad H3DII-50 and it replaced the position of H3DII-50 as World’s biggest mega pixel camera instantly. Phase one P65+ comes with 65 MP resolutions and 645 format back which make the camera has been titled as the first in the world.

Hasselblad H3DII-50

Hasselblad H3DII-50 comes to the chart of World’s most expensive and most advance camera unit in the world in 2008. This big Camera is boasted with 50 mega pixels and it is outmatch the recent record that was made by HASSELBLAD with their product hasselblad h3dII which has 39 mega pixels.

Panoscan MK-3 Digital 360 Price: $40,000.00

8 times faster than competing brands

4 times more sensitivity

Shoots in lowlight

Automatic Black Calibration