Category Archives: Leica Lenses

Handevision IBERIT 90mm f/2.4 lens for Leica M-mount now shipping

The Handevision IBERIT 90mm f/2.4 lens is now shipping (the other IBERIT lenses have been available for a while). The lens is available for both M (rangefinder coupled) and SL/TL mounts (as well as other mirrorless mounts). Check pricing, colors and pre-order options at B&H and Adorama. Here are the technical specifications for the M version: Focal Length […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | Leave a comment

New cheap Chinese 7Artisans 50mm f/1.1 lens for Leica M-mount

The Chinese company 7Artisans has a new 50mm f/1.1 lens for Leica M-mount. The lens is rangefinder coupled and is probably the cheapest M-mount lens available today at $369 (listed for sale on Amazon and on eBay). A silver version is also available: 7Artisans 50mm f/1.1 lens specifications: Full frame: yes Compatible camera mount: Leica M-mount Focal length: 50mm […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | 63 Responses

More info on the MS Optics Fluorit Super Apochromat Aporis 135mm f/2.4 lens for Leica M mount

Some additional information on the new MS Optics Fluorit Super Apochromat Aporis 135mm f/2.4 full frame lens for Leica M mount from Japan Camera Hunter (the lens is currently available for pre-order). There are two versions of the lens: one for Leica M cameras (coupled) and one for other mirrorless cameras (not coupled). Here is how Mr. Miyazaki […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , | 16 Responses

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

Sneak preview of the latest Miyazaki creation. Any guesses? #kameracraft #japancamerahunter #leicacraft #lens #lensporn #leicaporn #filmcamera #msoptical #msoptics #madeinjapan #monarchstraps #leicamp A post shared by JapanCameraHunter (@japancamerahunter) on Jun 16, 2017 at 2:59am PDT Japan Camera Hunter posted a picture on Instagram of what I believe is the upcoming MS-Optics Aporis 135 mm f/2.4 Fluorit Super […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH Edition 0.95 prototype lens available for sale

A rare collectible Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH Edition 0.95 “prototype B” lens is now available for sale at the Leica Store San Francisco for $24,995. The Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH Edition 0.95 lens was announced in November, 2015. Here is the product description:

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , | 6 Responses

Shooting the Milky Way with the Leica M10 (Zeiss Distagon 15mm f/2.8 ZM lens review)

General The widest M rectilinear lens that Leica makes today is the 18mm f/3.8 Super-Elmar ($2,995) if you don’t count the 16-18-21mm f/4 Tri-Elmar-M ($5,195). If you want to go wider, Zeiss and Voigtlander are the only options – Zeiss makes two super wide lenses, while Voigtlander has three: Distagon T* 15mm f/2.8 ZM ($4,600) […]

Also posted in LR Reviews | Tagged , , , | 15 Responses

HandeVision IBERIT lenses for Leica M-mount now in stock

Four out of the five HandeVision IBERIT lenses for Leica M-mount are currently in stock at Adorama (the 24mm lens was just released) with pricing starting from $569: IBERIT lenses are jointly developed by KIPON and German lens manufacturer IB/E OPTICS GmbH. The 90mm f/2.4 lens will ship later this year. All IBERIT M lenses are rangefinder coupled and […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | Leave a comment