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Leica 28mm Elmarit-R f/2.8 35mm Primes

5/5 (1 Reviews)

  • Camera Format35 mm SLR
    Lens TypeFixed Focal Length Lens
    Focal Length28mm
    Lens Max Aperturef/2.8
    Min Aperturef/22
    Focus TypeManual Focus
    Macro LensWithout Macro Lens
    Closest Focusing Distance12 in
    Picture Angle76 degrees
    Attachment / Filter Size55 mm
    Groups / Elements8 Elements in 7 Groups
    Diameter2.7 in
    Length1.9 in
    Weight16 oz
    Product ID20724760

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Simon Coates a Expert from Stokesley, North Yorkshire England, UK

Date Reviewed: July 16, 2000

Strengths:    Optical perfection

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
This is the best wide angle lens I have ever used. Optically, it is pin sharp from f/2.8 to f/22; at f/2.8 it is sharper than the Minolta at any aperture. It does not display any distortion or flare, even with strong sunlight directly in front of the lens!
It feels very well balanced on the camera (R6.2).
The adage 'you get what you pay for' has never been truer!

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Duration Product Used:   6-10 years

Similar Products Used:   Minolta AF

Type of photography:   Other

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