Leica M 35mm Summilux-M f1.4 ASPH
Handling and Operation
Considered to be probably the most versatile focal length for 35mm photography due to its placement between a wide angle lens and a telephoto the 35mm Summilux-M F/1.4 APSH combines focal length versatility with its incredibly bright F/1.4 maximum aperture to make for one of the most used lenses in Leica Photography.
The Summilux-M lenses the best fast primes on the market. Engineered and built by the optical specialists in Wetzlar, Germany the Summilux-M is crafted with the utmost care. The 35mm Summilux-M F/1.4 renders images with natural colors, fantastic sharpness, and high contrast. The Summilux-M also features floating rear element making close focusing easier and sharpening frame edges. The Summilux-M also features an aspherical lens giving the lens the least amount of optical issues such as aberrations which are common in some fast primes.
Fit and Finish
Despite its wide maximum aperture the 35mm Summilux-M is not incredibly large. It is very convenient for regular carrying and shooting, and balances very well with the Leica M cameras. Built to last a lifetime, the 35mm Summilux features a silver anodized finish giving the lens an extremely durable coating over its brass body. The 35mm Summilux-M comes with a detachable hood and leather case for safe storage.