Articles tagged "m-mount"

7Artisans has a new $253 35mm F2 Mark II lens for Leica M mount cameras

The second-generation manual prime lens features an updated optical design and a new square lens hood.

Light Lens Lab shows off prototype 50mm F1.2 ASPH lens for Leica M-mount cameras

Light Lens Lab is a rather obscure optics company, but their manual lenses for Leica M-mount camera systems tend to offer a unique aesthetic at what usually ends up being reasonable price points.

7artisans announces $299 28mm F5.6 rangefinder-coupled lens for Leica M-mount

The 28mm F5.6 prime lens weighs just 130, features a petal-shaped aperture diaphragm and is avaialble to purchase for $299.

TTartisan reveals Leica M-mount to Sony E-mount lens adapter with pre-encoded focal length selector

The adapter features a rotary dial that can be turned to select the focal length of the attached lens so the focal length information can be sent to the compatible E-mount camera to embed in EXIF data and to use for in-body image stabilization.

Film Friday: Light Lens Lab shows off its new 35mm F2 collapsible lens for Leica M-mount and screw mount cameras

Chinese lens manufacturer Light Lens Lab has shown off a prototype of its forthcoming 35mm F2 collapsible lens, which is set to be released in the coming months for the Leica L39 screw mount.

Cosina announces its fastest full-frame lens, the Nokton 50mm F1 VM

The lens, which is rather compact considering its ultrafast F1 aperture, is set to ship in January 2022 for a retail price of around $2,000.

TTartisan unveils compact, lightweight 28mm F5.6 prime for Leica M mount cameras

The new TTartisan 28mm F5.6 manual prime lens for Leica M mount cameras weighs just 151g and measures only 19mm (.7") long.

Funleader has converted 300 Contax 45mm F2 G mount lenses to Leica M mount

Funleader managed to get its hands on 300 Contax G45 F2 lenses, which it's converted from its native G mount to Leica M mount.

Omnar Lenses reveals its first lens, a 26mm F6 M-mount lens made from Canon P&S optical elements

Omnar Lenses is a collaboration between photography publication 35mmc and manual lens specialist Skyllaney Opto-Mechanics.

Pixii announces new 26MP version of its APS-C Pixii digital rangefinder camera

In 2018, Pixii announced its first product, the Pixii camera. The 12MP digital rangefinder eschewed a rear display and card slot. Now, Pixii has a new version of its camera, featuring the same design but a different 26MP image sensor.

TTartisan releases $770 90mm F1.25 manual prime for Leica M-mount camera systems

At a quick glance, you might even think this ultra-fast prime was a first-party Leica lens, thanks to its similar design and typeface used for markings on the lens.

TTartisan celebrates Year of the Ox with a bright-red version of its M-mount 50mm F0.95 prime lens

The lens is optically identical to its black and silver siblings, but spices things up with a bright-red paint job and a custom lens cap to celebrate the Year of the Ox.

7Artisans releases a $195 35mm F5.6 golden pancake lens for Leica M mount cameras

This ultra-compact 35mm pancake lens features a fixed F5.6 aperture but manages to squeeze a manual focus mechanism inside.

Megadap’s MTZ11 adapter gives (almost) any manual lens autofocus with Nikon Z mirrorless cameras

The adapter, which offers full support for Nikon’s phase-detection autofocus system, is technically a Leica M mount to Nikon Z mount autofocus adapter, but since you can stack other adapters on top, the options are almost limitless.

Cosina announces new Voigtlander Nokton Vintage 50mm F1.5 Aspherical II VM lens

The second-generation lens features a revamped optical design compressed into a smaller frame than its predecessor. Cosina is offering the lens in both a multi-coating and single-coating versions to fit the look you desire.

Fotodiox's new adapter gives Leica M-mount lenses autofocus on Fujifilm X series cameras

The new Pro Pronto AF adapter from Fotodiox brings AF-S and AF-C autofocus capabilities to Leica M-mount lenses used with Fujifilm X series cameras.

TTArtisan announces limited-edition 35mm F1.4 M-mount lens wrapped in 24K gold

The 'Gold Skin' version of the lens is identical to its black and silver 35mm F1.4 M-mount contemporaries, aside from, well, the 24K gold.

Pixii's 12MP display-less M-mount rangefinder is now available to order

The Pixii camera is an interesting little rangefinder camera that features a 12MP APS-C sensor and lacks a rear LCD display, opting instead to pair with your mobile device, which can be used to view and transfer images.

MS Optics is back with a 24mm F2 Leica M-mount lens that’s almost as small as a body cap

MS Optic's latest lens is an ultra-small, wide-angle lens for Leica M-mount camera systems.

Voigtlander brings its Nokton 21mm F1.4 lens to Leica M-mount camera systems

Previously available only for Sony E-mount cameras, the Nokton 21mm F1.4 is now available for Leica M-mount camera systems. No pricing outside of the Japan region has been given, nor has a release date.

TTArtisans releases its 21mm F1.5 prime lens for Leica M-mount camera systems

The 21mm F1.5 for Leica M-mount is a fully-manual prime lens with a clicked aperture and 10-blade aperture diaphragm that's currently available for $429.

Voigtlander's 75mm F1.5 Vintage Line Nokton lens is now available for $999

The lens was teased earlier this year and effectively replaces the 75mm F1.8 Heliar Classic lens Voigtlander previously offered.

7artisans announces pricing, availability for its 75mm F1.25 Leica M-mount lens

The lens is an affordable portrait-oriented lens with a 13-blade aperture diaphragm.

Pixii is a display-less digital rangefinder that connects to your smartphone

The Pixii camera uses the display of your mobile device for image review.

Voigtlander creates VM-E Close Focus adapter for Sony cameras

Voigtlander has announced the VM-E Close Focus adapter, which will allow the use of M-mount lenses on Sony E-mount cameras such as the recently-announced full frame A7 and A7R. Unlike most similar adapters, though, Voigtlander's latest includes a focusing helicoid for close-up work, with 4mm travel. This overcomes a limitation of many rangefinder lenses, which tend to have longer minimum focus distances than similar SLR lenses. It's set to be available in December for €289.