Category Archives: Leica Lenses

New MS Optical Perar 24mm f/4 super wide lens for Leica M mount

Japancamerahunter.com reports on a new MS Optical Perar 24mm f/4 super wide lens for Leica M mount. The lens can be purchased from japancamerahunter.com and japanexposures.com for ¥63,900 (around $625, currently out of stock). Here are the key features:

MS-Super-Triplet-Perar-424-lens-for-Leica-M-mount
Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | 24 Comments

Reminder: Leica lens price increase coming on July 1st

Just a reminder that on July 1st, 2014 Leica will increase the prices of the following lenses and binoculars: Item Current Price New Price Change Super Elmar-S 24mm f/3.5 ASPH $8,950 $9,250 $300 Elmarit-S 30mm f/2.8 ASPH $7,495 $7,650 $155 Elmarit-S 30mm f/2.8 ASPH CS $8,350 $8,750 $400 Summarit-S 35mm f/2.5 ASPH $6,950 $7,250 $300 […]

Leica-price-increase
Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | 16 Comments

Another Leica lens price increase coming on July 1st

Leica will have another price increase on July 1st on almost all medium format S lenses, the APO-Summicron-M 50mm ASPH lens and the Silverline binoculars. Here are the details:

Leica-price-increase
Also posted in Leica S | 24 Comments

New Leica Macro Elmar-M 90mm f/4 lens and Macro-M adapter announced

Leica Camera announced a new Macro Elmar-M 90mm f/4 lens and Macro-M adapter (check price and order options):

Leica-Macro-Elmar-M-90mm-f4-lens-and-adapter
Posted in Leica Lenses | 11 Comments

Breaking: new Leica M-A film camera and 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens

Westlicht revealed the mystery  item for the “100 years of Leica” special auction: a boxed set with a new Leica M-A film camera based on the Leica MP, a Leica M Monochrom and 28mm, 35mm, 50mm Summilux lenses (including a new Leica 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens, previously discussed here and here). For now the new MA and […]

Leica-28mm-Summilux-M-f1.4-ASPH-lens
Also posted in Leica M, Leica M Series | Tagged , | 29 Comments

New version of the Leica 35mm f/2.0 Summicron M lens leaked in press photo?

@bybrett @brendanlynch interesting, they do look different — Leica News & Rumors (@LeicaRumors) April 24, 2014 I came across this tweet earlier today referring to one of the Leica T press photos (above) that contains a new/not-yet-released 35mm f/2.0 Summicron M lens: For comparison, here is a picture of the current Leica 35mm f/2.0 Summicron M […]

New-Leica-35mm-f2.0-Summicron-M-lens-leak
Posted in Leica Lenses | 22 Comments

Check out this one of a kind red Leica APO Summicron 50mm f/2.0 ASPH lens

Yesterday I posted a picture on social media asking for more information on the red lens attached to Dr. Kaufman’s Leica camera (original link). Thanks to all readers who informed me that this was a specially made red Leica APO Summicron 50mm f/2.0 ASPH lens (pictured above). Maybe this lens was produced for a RED  fundraiser?

Specially made red Leica APO Summicron 50mm f:2.0 ASPH lens
Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | 27 Comments