Elmarit-M 28mm / f2.8 ASPH black anodized (E39)
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Leica Elmarit-M 28mm f/2.8 ASPH.
A brilliant lens
The Elmarit-M 28 mm f/2.8 ASPH. is the most compact lens in the entire portfolio of Leica M-Lenses. This is made possible by the use of an aspherical lens element, which enables particularly compact lens construction and a weight of only 180 grams. This makes the Elmarit-M a firm favorite with street and reportage photographers. Every scene can be composed to perfection thanks to a rectangular, full-metal lens hood with a screw mount that can be replaced by a screw-in protector ring when not in use.
This lens is optimized for digital photography and has significantly reduced image field curvature in comparison to the previous model. This results in considerably improved image performance with high resolution and extremely impressive reproduction of details. The Elmarit-M 28 mm f/2.8 ASPH. is practically distortion-free from infinity to its closest focusing distance of 0.7 meters, and provides an exceptionally clear view through the viewfinder of M cameras.
Diagonal picture angle: 75 °
Working range: 0.7 m to infinity
Largest scale: 1: 22.2
Number of lenses/groups: 8/6
Length * 1: 30.7 mm
Weight * 1: 175 g
Lens hood: can be screwed on
Filter/filter thread: E39
Made in Germany
Angle of view (diagonal, horizontal, vertical)
for 35 mm (24 x 36 mm):
75°, 65° , 46°
Number of lenses/groups:
8 / 6
Position of entrance pupil:
0.7 m to infinity
Combined meter/feet graduation
Smallest object field:
533 x 800 mm
Largest reproduction ratio:
With click-stops, half values available, manual diaphragm
Leica M quick-change bayonet with 6 bit lens identification bar code for digital M models
Internal thread for screw-on filters size E39
Screw type (supplied)
Dimension and weight
30.7 / 49.4 mm (without / with lens hood)
Approx. 52 mm
Approx. 175 g
Lens, lens hood screwed on, cover for lends hood, lens back cover, lens cover E39
Leica Camera AG (‘LEICA’) provides a three-year product limited warranty for this LEICA camera valid from the date of purchase from an authorized LEICA dealer, including the accessories contained in the original packaging, which are valid for two years.
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