- 35mm with Leica Digital M8 ( 35mm equivalent )
- Compact and light-weight
- 6-bit coding
Leica Elmarit-M 28mm f2.8 ASPH is an ultra compact lens specially built for street photography. The angle of view equals to 35mm ( 35mm equivalent ) when used with a digital Leica M8 camera. The fast f2.8 aperture helps to shoot even in low lighting condition. The 8 elements in 6 groups design uses aspherical element to obtain distortion free image. It weighs a mere 180gm and can focus as close as 0.7m. The lens has 6-bit coding for data transmission between lens and digital M camera body. This allows the camera to identify lens in use and apply necessary correction at final stage of image processing.
|Minimum Focus Distance||2.3′|
|Angle of View||76° with 35mm cameras60° with digital camera|
|Weight||6.3 oz (180 g)|