Used Leica 50mm f/1.2 Noctilux M Asph lens for sale at B&H



B&H currently has a listing for a used Leica 50mm f/1.2 Noctilux M Asph lens priced at $20k ($19,999.90 to be exact). This actually is a good price for this very rare lens. Read more about it here and here. Update: there are actually several Leica 50mm f/1.2 Noctilux lenses listed for sale on eBay.

Specifications (via KEH):

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Another picture of the silver Leica M10 camera (two days till the official announcement)

Here is one more picture of the silver Leica M10 camera (courtesy of chi_rol_leica) that will be unveiled on Wednesday (additional information can be found here):

Stay tuned for additional coverage and maybe a surprises (new Leica X camera maybe?).

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MS-Optics Aporis 135 mm f/2.4 Fluorit Super Apochromat lens for Leica M mount


The next lens for Leica M-mount from Mr. Miyazaki will be a MS-Optics Aporis 135 mm f/2.4 Fluorit Super Apochromat with very interesting dual coma and spherical aberration adjustment levers. Here are the specifications:

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New: MS-Optics Perar 17mm f/4.5 ultra wide lens for Leica M mount



Miyazaki San released a new MS-Optics Perar 17mm f/4.5 ultra wide lens for Leica M mount (previously reported here). Lens specifications and additional pictures:

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2017 Leica Akademie North America workshops program announced

LEICA CAMERA INC. ANNOUNCES 2017 LEICA AKADEMIE NORTH AMERICA WORKSHOPS

International Destination workshops join a collection of new workshop experiences designed for every level of skill

January 12, 2017— Leica Camera has announced the expansion of its Leica Akademie program for 2017, including the inaugural international Destination photography trips to India and Myanmar.

These intimate Destination workshops are designed to be completely exclusive, customized trips for photographers who want a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

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Leica digest: new Extended strap, JCH StreetPan, pink Leica M3 and more

 

→ Extended Photographic Material introduced a new Vortex camera strap:

  • Color: vintage brown / vintage black
  • Length: 111cm, wide: 20mm
  • Price: ¥19,800 (around $170) + free T-shirt promo
  • Shipping will start in February
  • Made in Japan by Extended Inc. (tel: +81-3-6459-5251)


Hobby Izaki is holding a photo exhibition “Florence” at Leica Kyoto Gallery from December 10th to March 9th, 2017. Check out also his new book "The Americans".


→ JCH is all sold out of StreetPan, but you can still buy some at Leica Store Miami.

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Deal: up to 20% off Leica gear at KEH in the next 4 hours


In the next 4 hours you can get up to 20% off Leica gear at KEH when you use coupon code LEI01E (the Leica section at KEH can be found here.):

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