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The new Leitz Elsie full-frame cine prime lenses are now available

The new Leitz Elsie full-frame cine prime lenses are now available for pre-order at B&H. Additional information can be found here: New Leitz Elsie full-frame cine prime lenses announced More Leica Cinema Lenses coverage:

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Ernst Leitz Wetzlar GmbH joins the L-Mount Alliance

Ernst Leitz Wetzlar GmbH, the manufacturer of Leitz cine lenses, has joined the L-Mount Alliance. A long list of movies shot with Leitz lenses can be found here. The full press release can be found here:

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New Leitz Elsie full-frame cine prime lenses announced

Ernst Leitz Wetzlar GmbH announced new Leitz Elsie full-frame cine prime lenses announced (Leitz cine lenses are sold at B&H Photo). Here are the details:

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New Leitz Cine lenses announced

Leitz, formerly known as CW Sonderoptic, announced new cine lenses. The zoom lenses will be priced around 30,000€ each while the prime lenses will sell for 45,000€ each. Press release:

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New Leica Summicron-C cinema prime lenses to be announced at NAB

At the 2013 NAB show in Las Vegas Leica will announce a new line of Summicron-C cinema prime lenses. After the Summilux-C series, the new Summicron-C lenses will offer lower priced solution for ARRI-PL mount cameras. The new lenses will have the same size, diameter and (nearly) the same weight, priced at 17,000$ (in comparison to […]

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Leica Summilux-C cinema lenses now shipping

Band Pro announced that the first sets of Leica Summilux-C cinema lenses have shipped from the new factory in Wetzlar, Germany. The Leica Cine lenses are exclusively distributed by Band Pro. A set of eight lenses costs $178,000. Here are three sample videos shot with the new Summilux-C cinema lenses and various cameras (Arri Alexa, Red Epic-M, Sony F35):

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Red Epic with Leica Lenses: “the highest resolution camera and lens combination in the smallest possible package”

Band Pro will have a number of different products on display at the Cine Gear Expo, including a presentation and screening on the new Leica Summilux-C lenses described as “Red Epic with Leica Lenses: the highest resolution camera and lens combination in the smallest possible package“: Leica Lens Presentation “The Leica Summilux-C Presentation: Seeing is […]

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Leica cinema lenses set of eight: $178,000

This is the official response I received from BandPro on the price and availability of the Leica cinema lenses: “They will originally come in a set of 8 lenses and will begin delivering in the last quarter of 2010. The price for the set of 8 is $178,000 and Band Pro is currently accepting a […]

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