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Leica 28mm / f2.8 ASPH. M-Elmarit Lens for M8 Camera 11606 Product Info

Leica 28mm M-Elmarit Lens for M8 Camera 11606 high-speed lens is the most compact of Leica M lenses. By using an aspherical element in this Digital Camera Lens it's possible to attain top imaging quality with a weight of only 180 grams. This camera lens is practically distortion-free down to the close focus range of 0.7 m and only protrudes slightly into the viewfinder field of M cameras by Leica. Used on the Leica Digital M8 Camera, it produces the effect of a 35mm lens which makes it ideal for reportage. Due to its attractive price this Leica Digital Camera Lens can be particularly recommended as an introduction to the high-quality range of Leica M lenses.

Specifications for Leica 28mm / f2.8 ASPH. Camera Lens for M8 Camera 11606:

Angle of view:
  • for 35 mm (24 x 36 mm): 75°, 65°, 46°
  • for digital (18 x 27 mm): 60°, 51°, 36°, corresponds to a focal length of approx. 37mm with 35mm-format
Distance setting:
  • Scale: combined meter/feet-increments
  • Smallest object field: for 35 mm: 533 x 800mm, for digital: 400 x 600 mm
  • Highest reproduction ratio: 1:22
  • Setting / Type: Preset, with click-stops, half values available
  • Smallest aperture: f/22
Bayonet: Leica M quick-change bayonet with 6 bit identification bar code for digital M models
Filter (type): Internal thread for screw-on filters size E39
Lens hood: Snap-on type (supplied)
Dimensions and weight:
  • Length: approx. 30/46 mm (with/without lens hood)
  • Largest diameter: approx. 52 mm
  • Weight: approx. 180g

Package Contents:

  • Leica 11606 Lens for M8 Camera 11606

Leica 28mm / f2.8 ASPH. M-Elmarit Lens for M8 Camera 11606 Unorderable Models

Leica 28mm / f2.8 ASPH. M-Elmarit Lens for M8 Camera 11606, MPN: 11606, UPC: 799429116064, Code: LE-DA-11606

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Helpful Positive Review A Seriously Great 28mm Lens by Legacy Reviewer, March 13, 2011
When I purchased my Leica M9 I included a 50mm lens as my first Leica accessory and it's served me well as an all purpose lens. I knew however, even as a stark rangefinder amateur, that a shorter lens would be best for landscape photography. I looked...
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