Tag Archives: Leica Lens

Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens officially announced


Leica Camera has announced the new Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens which is the modern version of the 1955 classic model. The optical design and mechanical construction of the Summaron-M 28 mm f/5.6 are identical to those of its predecessor. The lens consists of 6 elements in 4 groups, arranged symmetrically around the iris of the new Leica Summaron-M 28 mm f/5.6, isContinue Reading

Leica Summilux-TL 35mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens Officially Announced


Leica Camera has officially announced the Summilux-TL 35mm f/1.4 ASPH lens as the reference lens for APS-C-sized sensor Leica mirrorless cameras. The new prime lens with a bright aperture is compatible with L mount mirrorless cameras, including all T-series models as well as SL-series cameras in APS-C crop mode. It provides a normal-length 52.5mm equivalent focal length. The lens design features 12Continue Reading

Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens Now Shipping


Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens is now in stock and shipping from several camera stores in US. A wide, fast prime designed for Leica M mount rangefinder cameras, the Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens price is $5,950 at B&H and Adorama stores. The Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH. offers maximum image performance with a focal length / speed combinationContinue Reading

Techart Pro Leica M to Sony E AF Lens Adapter


TECHART PRO adapter is the world’s first autofocus adapter for your manual focus camera lenses. It is able to turn your manual Leica M lens into an autofocus lens and use it under the Sony A7 cameras. Not only does it immediately give lives to all the manual Leica M lenses. It also changes the experienceContinue Reading

Leica M-P “Panda” Limited Edition Camera Announced in Asia


Leica Camera announced a new Leica M-P “Panda Edition” camera for the Chinese market. This special limited edition is offered in two different sets, with a Leica Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH lens or Leica Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4 ASPH lens. There are only 30 sets for each edition, and will only be available at the Leica StoreContinue Reading

Leica Launches ‘0.95’ Premium Accessories Collection and Limited Edition Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH lens


Leica Camera today introduced a new ‘0.95’ premium accessories collection and a special limited edition: Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH Lens. For the 0.95 Collection, Leica has partnered with S.T. Dupont, the French manufacturer of premium luggage and accessories, to create a series of elegant pens, a stylish gas lighter and a distinctive key ring pendant.Continue Reading

Leica Announces New UK Akademie Training Programme


Leica Camera has announced a new programme of photography training courses and workshops at its London-based Akademie. The Learn With Leica course designed to move novice photographers away from the ‘Auto’ setting and unleash their true potential, several one-day “Leica In London” events, a personalised one.hour workshop called “Leica Bespoke,” plus several complimentary workshops aimed atContinue Reading

Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens Officially Announced


The Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens which was first introduced as a part of a limited edition set is now officially listed at Leica’s website. The Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH. offers maximum image performance with a focal length / speed combination previously unavailable in the M system. With its exceptional contrast, the lensContinue Reading

Leica M-P Typ 240 Safari Kit with Summicron 35mm f/2 Lens Announced


Leica Camera has announced a new M-P Typ 240 Safari camera that comes with a silver Summicron 35mm f/2 ASPH lens. Leica M-P Typ 240 Safari Kit with Summicron 35mm f/2 lens price is $9,990 and currently available for pre-order. The new Leica M-P Safari kit is a limited edition model and only 1,500 units will be produced.Continue Reading

Leica M9 Sensor White Spots Corrosion Issues


Leica Camera has issued an official statement on the Leica M9 sensor white spots/corrosion issues. Some members have been reporting strange white spots/corrosion issues on Leica M9 cameras. Similar problems have also been reported for the M9-P, M-E and M Monochrome models. Leica offers a free replacement service for the CCD sensors of cameras affected byContinue Reading