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Leica Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Lens (Black)

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Leica Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Lens (Black)
Key Features
  • Leica M Mount Lens
  • Aperture Range: f/2.4 to f/16
  • One Aspherical Element
  • Anomalous Partial Dispersion Glass
Balancing a compact size with a comfortable focal length, the black Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Lens from Leica is a standard wide-angle prime well-suited for everyday walk-around use. Its optical design features one aspherical element to control distortion for improved sharpness, and high refractive index glass with anomalous partial dispersion is also used to minimize color fringing and chromatic aberrations. Its manual focus design allows working with subjects as close as 2.6' away and a nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a smooth bokeh quality for shallow depth of field shooting.
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Leica Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Overview

Balancing a compact size with a comfortable focal length, the black Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Lens from Leica is a standard wide-angle prime well-suited for everyday walk-around use. Its optical design features one aspherical element to control distortion for improved sharpness, and high refractive index glass with anomalous partial dispersion is also used to minimize color fringing and chromatic aberrations. Its manual focus design allows working with subjects as close as 2.6' away and a nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a smooth bokeh quality for shallow depth of field shooting.

One aspherical element is featured in the optical design to reduce spherical aberrations and distortion for increased sharpness.
High refractive index glass with anomalous partial dispersion is used to suppress color fringing and chromatic aberrations for improved color accuracy and clarity.
Manual focus design provides a minimum focusing distance of 2.6' with a maximum magnification ratio of 1:20.4.
The front of the lens has 46mm-diameter threads to accept optional filters and the lens is male threaded to accept the included lens hood.

Leica Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Specs

Focal Length
35mm
Maximum Aperture
f/2.4
Minimum Aperture
f/16
Lens Mount
Leica M
Angle of View
63°
Minimum Focus Distance
2.6' / 80 cm
Macro Reproduction Ratio
1:20.4
Optical Design
6 Elements in 4 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
9
Focus Type
Manual Focus
Filter Size
46 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
2 x 1.3" / 52 x 33.9 mm
Weight
6.9 oz / 197 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.905 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
4.85 x 4.65 x 4.6"

Leica Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH. Reviews

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Can this one be used on full frame sony a7 ii ...

Can this one be used on full frame sony a7 ii with an adaptor?
Asked by: Ting
I regularly use this lens with an M to E adapter on my Sony cameras. I also use this lens on my Fujifilm X-Pro3 with the OVF giving a satisfying manual experience to mounting natively on a Leica M.
Answered by: Adam
Date published: 2020-03-17

Any experience with Nikon Z7

Any experience with Nikon Z7
Asked by: Jean-François
While we're not aware of any specific tests with this lens and the Nikon Z7 camera, you could use the Novoflex Leica M Lens to Nikon Z-Mount Camera Adapter, B&H # NONIKZLEM in order to bring them together. https://bhpho.to/2oQWy0K
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2019-10-04

does this have 6 bit coding?

does this have 6 bit coding?
Asked by: Jacob
Yes. It does as do all current Leica M lenses.
Answered by: Richard
Date published: 2019-04-22

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Would this lens be as well suited for a film camera as it would for digital?
Asked by: Rick
Yes, it performs well on both film & digital.
Answered by: Leica Expert
Date published: 2018-08-25

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can you put a filter on together with the hood?
Asked by: Sien Hong o.
yes
Answered by: Stuart M.
Date published: 2020-03-17

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Is it a snap on hood or screw on?
Asked by: Stephen B.
Screw on
Answered by: Daniel P.
Date published: 2020-03-17

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Does the Chrome one weigh the same as the black one?
Asked by: Pengkui
According to the specs on the two product pages at B&H, they both weigh the same.
Answered by: Bruce A.
Date published: 2018-08-25
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