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Leica 50mm f/2.5 Summarit-M 35mm Primes

5 star rating
                      5 / 5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $1494.99


Product Description

Powerful, lightweight and designed to be easy to operate, the Leica Summarit-M 50 mm f/2.5's applications are as varied as life itself. It corresponds closely to the field of vision and viewing patterns of the human eye and offers an impressively neutral and natural perspective.


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by rk-elektroniker a Expert

Date Reviewed: September 29, 2012

Strengths:    great image quality, nice mechanical precision, small size, very low weight

Weaknesses:    only one: the optional Leica metallic sunshade (expensive!) rotates very easily in its thread...

Bottom Line:   
A very well performing lens, even at aperture fully open. I use it on M9 (digital) and also older M5 and M6 analog cameras and have been always extremely pleased with the results. Superior sharpness, no visible distortions, very flare-resistant in opposite light.

The max. aperture of f=2,5 I've found not so much disadvantage over a much more costly Summicron f=2.0 lens. Compared to other Leica lenses, this seems a good value for me.

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Purchased At:   Leica dealer in Germ

Type of photography:   Outdoor



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