The Leica Summarit-M 50mm f/2.5 features 50mm at focal length with maximum aperture of f/2.5. The lens construction has 6 elements in 4 groups and has diagonal angle of view at 67 degrees. Closest focusing distance at 31.5 inches (0.8 m) and has a filter size of 47mm. The Leica Summarit-M 50mm f/2.5 lens weighs 8.1 oz (230 g) and it measures 2.03 inches (51.5 mm) in diameter and 1.3 inches (33 mm) long.
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“Performance-wise, it is almost as optically superb at f2.8 and f4 as the current 50mm Summicron-M lens with a collapsible lens hood (For the 50mm Summarit-M lens and the rest of the Summarit-M lens line, Leica has created separate detachable lens hoods, which do not come with the lens, but must be purchased separately.). Like current and previous 50mm Summicrons, this lens does accept 39mm filters. So it is definitely a most desirable lens for anyone interested in superb optical quality and a relatively inexpensive 50mm lens.” – by John Kwok
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Leica Summarit-M 50mm f/2.5 Specifications
Powerful, lightweight and designed to be easy to operate, the Leica Summarit-M 50 mm f/2.5’s applications are as varied as life itself. It corresponds closely to the field of vision and viewing patterns of the human eye and offers an impressively neutral and natural perspective. On analog cameras, it is a brilliant standard lens while on the digital Leica M8, its 67 mm equivalent focal length makes it ideal for portraits or picking out precise details.
The 50 mm Summarit-M is tailor-made for everyday photography. Its lens speed is perfectly adapted for all common applications. It is an updated double-Gauss six-element construction based on our tried and tested design. All of this means that this particular Summarit-M makes the Leica M easierto experience than ever before, without cutting any corners in terms of optical performance.