Leica APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH

Announced May 10, 2012 •
Prime lens | Leica M
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Leica APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2.0 ASPH Lens
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Announced May 10, 2012
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The Leica APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH uses specially developed glass in an apochromatic design which Leica claims minimizes chromatic aberrations. In fact, according to Leica at the time of its announcement, the APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH achieves the best results of any M-series lens in the entire 60-year history of the system. A floating element changes its position relative to the front group during focusing, ensuring that the lens achieves outstanding imaging quality throughout its focusing range, even at close focusing distances.

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Quick specs
Lens type Prime lens
Focal length 50 mm
Image stab. No
Lens mount Leica M
Max aperture F2.0
Min aperture F16.0
Min focus 0.70 m (27.56)
Max magnification 0.088×
Weight 300 g (0.66 lb)
Length 47 mm (1.85)

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