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“Leica Classics Range” lenses

In previous posts, I have wrongly called “Heritage” the re-issue of older Leica M lenses. The correct product line name is “Leica Classics Range“. The “Leica Classics Range” lenses currently consist of: Leica Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 ASPH (1966) Leica Summaron-M 28 f/5.6 (1955) Leica Thambar-M 90 f/2.2 (1935) A new 35mm 2.8 lens from the Leica Classics Range […]

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Additional information on the rumored Leica Noctilux M 50mm f/1.2 Heritage limited edition lens

Some additional information on the previously rumored Leica Noctilux M 50mm f/1.2 Heritage limited edition lens (previously rumored here, here and here): Limited edition – only 100 pieces will be produced Will be available only in silver chrome Price expected to be around €8,500 (approx $10,000) Shipping will start in early 2021 The original Leica […]

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New Leica rumors: two new vintage/historical/heritage lenses and a new M10-P black painted special edition camera

Since 2017 I have been reporting that Leica is planning to release several new vintage/historical/heritage lenses similar to the Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 ($2,595) and Leica THAMBAR-M 90mm f/2.2 ($6,495) lenses. There are new rumors about two new Leica M vintage/historical lenses: Leica M 35mm f/2.8 lens Leica M 50mm f/1.2 lens In addition, a new Leica […]

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What’s next for Leica?

After the M10M “Leitz Wetzlar” announcement, here is an updated list of rumored/expected Leica cameras and lenses (see the previous lists here):

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Leica rumored to introduce an entirely new line of Noctilux lenses

In the past few months I have been receiving tips about various new Noctilux lenses (see this and this post). I finally realized that we are not talking about a single lens here – Leica is rumored to start a whole new separate lens line under the Noctilux name. The upcoming Noctilux-M 75mm f/1.25 ASPH could be the first in […]

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