How Much Leica in PanaLeica?

Started Sep 26, 2016 | Discussions thread
Stejo
Stejo Contributing Member • Posts: 885
Re: How Much Leica in PanaLeica?
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rsser wrote:

Is Leica actually sampling lenses at the end of the line and testing them?

Yep. After they build each lens, they ship it to Germany. There's a guy there that tests it, stamps it with the Leica logo and ships it back. The increased price is mostly due to the shipping costs back and forth.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Samyang 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye MFT Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-140mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / Power O.I.S Samyang 12mm F2 NCS CS Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm F1.7 +2 more
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