Leica announces wide and wider M-mount lenses

New Leica wide M-mount lenses

Leica announces wide and wider M-mount lenses - Digital cameras, digital camera reviews, photography views and news newsSeptember 15, 2006 - 11.00 GMT
Accompanying the announcement of he Leica M8 digital rangefinder camera, Leica announces two wide lenses. The Leica Elmarit-M 28mm f/2.8 ASPH high-speed lens is the most compact of Leica M lenses. By using an aspherical element it was possible to attain top imaging performance with a weight of only 180 grams. The new Leica 16 mm super wide-angle TRI-ELMAR-M 16-18-21 mm f/4 ASPH offers an impressive angle of view of 107 degrees. The lens will be available from the End of December 2006...More