Review Lens: Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4

Lens Overview - Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4

A versatile blend of a long focal length and a compact stature, the black Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4 from Leica is a short telephoto prime designed for M-mount rangefinder cameras. Based on a classic spherical optical design, this 90mm f/2.4 offers clean and natural rendering with notable color accuracy and clarity. Its manual focus design permits working with subjects as close as 3' away, and included with the lens is a screw-on lens hood to shield the front element and prevent lens flare and ghosting.

Spherical optical design with five elements in four groups contributes to a high degree of sharpness and clarity.
Manual focus design permits working with subjects as close as 3' away with a maximum reproduction ratio of 1:7.8.
Eleven-blade diaphragm contributes to a smooth bokeh quality to suit selective focus and shallow depth of field imagery.
Screw-on lens hood is included and the lens also has front filter threads to accept 46mm filters.
UPC: 799429116842

Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4 Latest Price



Focal Length90mm
Maximum Aperturef/2.4
Minimum Aperturef/16
Lens MountLeica M
Angle of View27°
Minimum Focus Distance3' / 90 cm
Macro Reproduction Ratio1:7.8
Optical Design5 Elements in 4 Groups
Diaphragm Blades11
Focus TypeManual Focus
Filter Size46 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)2.2 x 2.6" / 55 x 67 mm
Weight12.2 oz / 346 g

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Lens Technical

Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4Samyang Premium MF 14mm F2.4Samyang Premium MF 14mm F2.4 Nikon
Name Leica Summarit-M 90mm f/2.4Samyang Premium MF 14mm F2.4 Sony FESamyang Premium MF 14mm F2.4 Nikon
Max Aperture At Min Focal f/2.4f/2.4f/2.4
Year 201420162016
Mount Type Leica MSony FENikon F FX
Lens Type Lens TelephotoLens SuperwideLens Superwide
Auto Focus NoNoNo
Price $2350
Lens Zoom PrimePrimePrime
Lens Range 901414
Zoom Factor 111
Weight 1lb1lb1lb
Macro NoNoNo
Launch Date Sep. 2014Sep. 2016Sep. 2016
Brand LeicaSamyangSamyang


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