Posts Tagged ‘Leica Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4 ASPH’

Carl Merkin: Test Driving the New Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4

© Carl Merkin

After downloading the new firmware ver. 1.162 for the M9 and ver. 2.014 for the M8.2, I set about learning what improvements were incorporated. One of the many upgrades included was support of the new lens “Leica Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4”. No sooner had I read these words than the phone rang. It was my friends at the [...]

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David English: Radiant Light

The Carpenter © David English

What makes a great lens? Some photographers want an all-purpose lens with the widest possible zoom range. Others want the fastest lens possible for capturing photos in the dimmest of light. In the end, all that really matters is image quality. I had a chance recently to try out the new Leica Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4 [...]

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Peter McCollough: Review of Leica Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4 Lens

© Peter Earl McCollough

When Leica asked me to do a test review of the new Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4 lens I was a little surprised because I’m not a particularly technical photographer, but I was excited for the opportunity. Then I thought about how wide a 21mm lens is and began imagining the bending horizons and distorted faces I [...]

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f/Egor: Impressions of a Leica Super-Elmar-M 21mm f/3.4 ASPH Lens

One for Lee Friedlander

Many people assume that writing product reviews is all ice cream and pony rides. After all, who among us wouldn’t desire free use of the latest, shiniest wonder-widget for a week or two? So when I tell you that Leica lent me their new 21mm Super-Elmar-M f/3.4 ASPH for review purposes, you’re excused for concluding [...]

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