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Taos Photographic is the official European distributor for the MS Optics lenses of Mr. Miyazaki

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     Taos Photographic is now the official European distributor for the MS Optics lenses of Mr. Miyazaki. They are currently selling the MS Optics Apoqualia-G 35mm f/1.4 MC lens for €1,220 (also available for $1,299 on eBay). Here is a sample photo taken with that lens:

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More info on the upcoming Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens

Leica Summaron 28mm f:5.6 screw mount lens 11001

Some more information on the upcoming/rumored Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens: The new Summaron is the same design as the old one Updated coatings Same size and weight as the original version (see specs below) Likely to be part of a new family of lenses Will nor compete with the currently available Leica M lens designs […]

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Up to $250 rebates on selected Zeiss ZM lenses

Zeiss rebates

Zeiss is currently offering up to $250 rebates on selected Zeiss ZM lenses (for Leica M mount):

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Diferences between the old and the new 2016 versions of the Leica Summicron-M 35mm f/2 ASPH and Leica Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH lenses

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Several readers have asked me about the differences between the old and the new 2016 versions of the Leica Summicron-M 35mm f/2 ASPH ($2,995) and Leica Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH ($4,095) lenses that were announced back in January. Here are two videos from the Brooklyn Shooters YouTube channel that should cover the main differences between both versions:

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Leica rumored to announce a new Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens

Leica Summaron 28mm F5.6 Lens L39 mount (source: eBay)

Leica is rumored to announce a new Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens. Summaron is an old lens design that dates back to 1954 (see Summaron lens listings on eBay):

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