The Noctilux is a large and heavy lens with the unusual maximum aperture of f0.95, and a price of about $11 thousand USD. Few people would see the need to pay this much for a lens whose image quality is bested by many cheaper lenses, and so the ultra-fast aperture of f0.95 is the sole justification for that price as far as I know. Once a user gets the Noctilux onto their camera and gets used to what it provides, they might feel better about their expenditure, since the speed is real and will ...View review in forums Leave a comment on this review
Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH
Announced Sep 15, 2008 •
Prime lens | Leica M | 11667
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