Category Archives: Leica Lenses

Two new Voigtländer lenses for Leica M-mount: Ultron 35mm f/2 and Color-Skopar 21mm f/3.5

Voigtländer had two prototype Leica M-mount lenses on display at Photokina: Voigtländer Ultron 35mm f/2 Aspherical VM lens: minimum focusing distance is 0.58m, filter size is 39mm, 10 diaphragm blades Voigtländer  Color-Skopar 21mm f/3.5 Aspherical VM lens: (ultra compact classic design): minimum focusing distance is 0.50m, filter size is 39mm, 10 diaphragm blades There is no additional information on those lenses […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Zenitar 21mm f/2.8 and Zenitar 50mm f/1.0 lenses for Leica M-mount to be released in the future

In addition to the Zenitar 35mm f/1.0 lens that will come in a kit with the Zenit M camera, Zenit is planning to release two more lenses for Leica M-mount in the future: ZENITAR 1.0/50 and ZENITAR 2.8/21 (a new Zenitar 50mm f/0.95 E-mount lens has been rumored for a while). Here are some prototype pictures of the ZENITAR […]

Also posted in Zenit M | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens on a Leica M10-P

The PCH Pro Shop published several pictures of the new Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens mounted on the new Leica M10-P camera:

Also posted in Leica M10-P | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens for Leica M-mount is now available for pre-order in the US

The new Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens for Leica M-mount is now available for pre-order in the US: B&H Amazon (now in stock) PopFlash Adorama The lens doesn’t come with a lens hood – both the Voigtländer LH-8 and Voigtländer LH-10 lens hoods are compatible. Additional coverage of this lens can be found here.

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New ExperimentalOptics 35mm f/2.7 pancake lens for Leica M-mount on Kickstarter

New ExperimentalOptics 35mm f/2.7 full frame pancake lens for Leica M mount is now listed for funding on Kickstarter:

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged | Leave a comment

Voigtlander NOKTON 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens for Leica M-mount US price and shipping date

The US price of the new Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical VM lens for Leica M-mount will be $899. Shipping in Japan will start on September 13th. Additional information on that lens can be found here. Update: Popflash is now also taking pre-orders.

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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 […]

Posted in Leica Lenses | Tagged , | Leave a comment