Leica announces Summilux-M 35mm lens
- Mon, 17 May 2010
Leica has announced the latest version of its wide-angle Leica Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4 ASPH lens, suited to its M series of rangefinder cameras.
According to Leica, thanks to developments in the field of optics and precision engineering the new 35mm lens sets a new standard in the fast wide-angle lens field.
The 35mm Leica features a nine-lens design, five of which are made from glass with a high refraction index. Despite the lenses sturdy design and quality features, it weighs it at just 320 grams.
The Leica Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4 ASPH will be available towards the end of June, with a suggested retail price of £3,395. For more information, visit Leica online.