Leica Digital Modul R is a digital camera back designed to fit regular production Leica R8 and Leica R9 cameras. Leica R8 and R9 cameras will thus become the world's very first hybrid 35mm cameras that can be used for digital or analog photography. The Leica Digital Modul R combines tradition and progress in a unique way.
Nearly all high performance lenses in the Leica R system since 1965 can be used for digital and analogue image recording. The Leica Digital Modul R makes full use of their exceptionally high imaging performance.
It was very expensive in the market like Leica cameras.