Category Archives: Leica Lenses

Leica Elpro E52 close up lens set announced

Leica announced the previously rumored Elpro E52 close up lens set. The Leica Elpro set consists of two elements with multilayer antireflective coating that attach to a lens like a filter and reduce the minimum focusing distance when shooting. Adapters for 46mm and 49mm lenses are also included: “Excited to share that Leica Camera has […]

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Rumors: new Leica Summilux-M 90mm f/1.5 Asph lens coming at Photokina in September

In the past few days I have been busy reporting on the upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless camera. Here are some fresh Leica rumors: the previously rumored Leica Summilux-M 90mm f/1.5 Asph lens is expected to be released/shown at the 2018 Photokina show in September. Shipping is expected to start in Q1/2019. Several different designs were considered […]

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A complete 3D photography solution for the modern Leica M camera

A complete 3D photography solution for the modern Leica M is by Onasj: I became interested in developing a 3D photography (stereophotography) capturing and viewing solution for the modern Leica digital M—one that does not require special glasses or projectors, or crossing your eyes.  This quest was ultimately successful, and I’ve been really impressed with the quality […]

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Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.5 lens hands-on review

I worked on that review a while back and for some reason I never published it online. The Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.5 lens has been discontinued for a while (replaced by the Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4) and I no longer even own that lens (upgraded to the excellent and expensive 90mm Summicron-M). I will still publish […]

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New Voigtlander NOKTON 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens for Leica M-mount announced

Cosina officially released their new Voigtlander NOKTON 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens for Leica M-mount (it was officially announced in early 2018). The suggested retail price in Japan (excluding tax) is ¥135,000 (around $1,200). The official US price is not yet announced (check B&H and Adorama). Shipping is expected to start in September 2018. The lens hood […]

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Leica M10-P with touchscreen and a new macro filter rumored to be announced later this year

Two new Leica rumors: A new Leica M10-P camera with a touchscreen is rumored to be announced later this year. New Leica TL macro lens “ELPRO 52” is also coming soon (update: this could be for a new macro filter and not a new lens). Additional information on “ELPRO” (thanks Mike): The term “Elpro” means […]

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New: Handevision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 lens for Leica L-mount

There were already several Handevision IBERIT lenses available for Leica L-mount (24mm, 35mm, 50mm 75mm, 90mm f/2.4 lenses that were announced last year). In addition to the 5 IBERIT lenses, Adorama now also has a listing for a new Handevision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 lens for Leica L-mount. Here are the details:

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