Category Archives: Leica Lenses

Leica 35mm Summicron and 50mm Summilux black chrome finish lenses to start shipping next week

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DCWatch reports that the new Leica Summicron-M 35mm f/2 ASPH and Summilux-M 50mm f/1.4 ASPH black chrome finish lenses will start shipping on May 29th, 2015. The two limited edition lenses were officially announced on March 20th and only 500 pieces will be produced from each model. Here are the pre-order options from our sponsors: B&H (35mm Cron […]

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Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens officially announced

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The Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens is now officially listed at Leica’s website. The lens was first introduced as a part of a limited edition set. The price is $5,950/£3,975/€5,500. Shipping will start in June. 2015. Pre-order links B&H Adorama Leica Store Miami Leica Store San Francisco Popflash Reddotcameras (UK) Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH technical specifications […]

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My Muse: The 15mm f/4.5 Voigtlander Super Wide-Heliar III Lens Review

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My Muse: The 15mm f/4.5 Voigtlander Super Wide-Heliar III Lens Review by Louis Ferreira (www.500px.com/LouisFerreira) Since becoming serious about photography I have been interested in adding an affordable ultra-wide angle lens to my kit, but there weren’t many options available for M mount that did not suffer from chromatic aberration and barrel distortion. The introduction of […]

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A “regular” Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens to be available soon

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A year ago Leica announced a new Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens that was part of a new limited edition camera set. There is a very good chance that the same Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens will soon be available as a “regular” lens – take a look at the pictures attached to this post:

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The silver Zeiss 35mm f/1.4 Distagon T* ZM lens now in stock

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The silver Zeiss 35mm f/1.4 Distagon T* ZM lens for Leica M mount is currently in stock at B&H and PopFlash (also in their eBay store). The back version is marked as “coming soon”. Additional information on that lens is available here.

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New MS-Optical Perar 21mm f/4.5 MC Super Wide Triplet lens with Leica M mount announced

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MS-Optical announced a new Perar 21mm f/4.5 MC Super Wide Triplet lens for Leica M-mount – designed, manufactured and hand-assembled in Japan by Mr. Sadayasu Miyazaki. Here are the key features: Very high optical quality triplet formula lens Ultra-wide 21mm focal length, 90 degrees angle of view on 35mm size, 70 degrees on APS-S Ultra compact […]

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Large batch of used Leica cameras and lenses now available at the Leica Store in San Francisco

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The Leica Store in San Francisco uploaded close to 200 used Leica items to their online store, including two Hermes MP sets, a M7 Titanium set, many Leica M lenses, and few rare Leica R lenses. Here are the direct links by categories: Leica M Leica R Leica screwmount Leica compacts The full list of available used Leica […]

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