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Leica LHSA special edition cameras and lenses

LHSA 50th Anniversary APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 in Silver Chrome pictured on an M10, and in Black Paint finish pictured on a Black Paint M2

This article on the LHSA special edition cameras and lenses is by Bill Rosauer and is republished with the permission of LHSA. For additional information on the new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens check lhsa.org. 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the LHSA, and to commemorate this mile- stone, a new LHSA Special Edition […]

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Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens officially announced

The previously rumored Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens is now officially announced. The lens will unite the classic look of the legacy Summicron 50mm f/2 from 1954 with modern technology to fully exploit the contrast and resolution offered by current digital cameras. Only 500 pieces will be produced (300 black and 200 silver […]

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The new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens listed for sale in Germany for €9,100

The new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens is listed for sale at Meister Camera in Germany with a price tag of €9,100 (around $10,700) and it seems that it is already sold out. Additional information:

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Updated list of upcoming/rumored Leica cameras and lenses

After the official announcement of the “LimoLand by Jean Pigozzi” camera, the THAMBAR-M 90mm f/2.2 lens and the Huawei Mate 10 phone with dual Leica cameras, here is an updated list of upcoming/rumored Leica cameras and lenses (see the previous list here):

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More pictures of the new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens

A quick update to my previous post – three more pictures of the new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens courtesy of chi_rol_leica:

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A better picture of the new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens

Here is a better picture of the new Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens that was published on the front cover the latest Viewfinder magazine:

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New Leica APO-Summicron 50mm LHSA 50th anniversary lens

The cat is out of the bag! Leica Camera’s Stefan Daniel and the Leica Society’s Bill Rosauer present a sneak peek at the LHSA 50th Anniversary APO-Summicron 50 lens which is a classic retro design of the original 50 rigid Summicron. It will be available in two finishes: black paint and silver chrome. Stay tuned […]

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