At the prompting of Italian-born amateur photographer, John Botte,Leica has agreed to make a film camera that commemorates the 9/11 attacks in 2001. The Botte-designed camera is made from a solid block of titanium.Botte, a New York city detective, used his own Leica in 2001 to record the aftermath of the 9/11 tragedy. Although Botte contacted lung disease following 9/11, he agreed with HarperCollins to put out a book of his best 9/11 images. The book is expected sometime in 2006. I'm going to look for that book.