Category Archives: Leica Lenses

Leica Summicron-S 100mm f/2 ASPH lens announced again

The Leica Summicron-S 2/100mm ASPH medium format lens I mentioned few weeks ago is now officially announced and is available for pre-order at B&H and Leica Store Miami. There is also a new Leica S Summicron 100 edition kit that includes the new lens and a Leica S Typ 006 camera (not to be confused with the Leica S edition 100 […]

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Lomography’s new RUSSAR+ 20mm f/5.6 lens for Leica M mount delayed till September

The new 20mm f/5.6 RUSSAR+ ART lens for Leica L39 and M mounts from Lomography is delayed and will start shipping in September (was initially scheduled for July): Additional information on this lens and some sample images can be found here and on Lomography’s website.

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Coming soon: Leica Summicron-S 2/100mm ASPH lens and Leica S type 006 camera 2.4.0.0 firmware update

Update: the new lens is now available for pre-order at The Leica Store Miami. Leica is about to announce a new Leica Summicron-S 2/100mm ASPH medium format lens (the lens is already reported by some European websites). The latest Adobe Lightroom 5.6 version already had a Leica Summicron-S 2/100mm ASPH lens profile: There should also be a new 2.4.0.0 firmware […]

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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:

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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 […]

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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:

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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):

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