Leica APO-Summicron-M 75mm f/2 ASPH, silver anodized

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The versatile short-telephoto, ideal for a variety of uses, from portraits to everyday street shooting. With a minimum focus distance of 0.7m and a focal length of 75mm, this APO-Summicron-M proves handy when a photographer needs a lens that can capture a close-up still life or portrait – with exceptional sharpness and rendering. Now available in a silver anodized finish for the first time, it offers a clean styling that goes well with any silver or olive green Leica M camera. The performance and technical specifications of this lens match the serial production product. Limited to 300 lenses worldwide.

The compact Leica APO-Summicron-M 75mm f/2 ASPH. harnesses all the technical possibilities of today's high-performance optics to achieve a combination of high speed and remarkable imaging quality. It features aspherical surfaces, special glass types with partial anomalous dispersion and floating elements. It is the ideal lens on either an analog or digital Leica rangefinder camera delivering intimate views of scenes, nature, landscapes and people, irrespective of whether they are at infinity or at the close-focus range of the lens. With resolving power well above that of the best color photo films, it is also a first-rate documentary tool.

Tech Specs

Angle of view (diagonal, horizontal, vertical)
 32°, 27°, 18°
Optical design
Number of lenses/groups 7 / 5
Focal length 74.98 mm
Position of entrance pupil 30.1 mm (related to the first lens surface in light direction)
Focusing range 0.77 m to Infinity
Distance setting
Scales Combined meter/feet graduation
Smallest object field 169 x 254 mm
Largest reproduction ratio  1:7
Setting/Function With click-stops, half values available, manual diaphragm
Lowest value 16
Bayonet Leica M quick-change bayonet with 6 bit lens identification bar code for digital M models
Filter mount Internal thread for screw-in type filters E49, non-rotating lens mount
Lens hood Built-in, telescopic, lockable
Dimension and weight
Length 66.8 mm
Largest diameter 58 mm
Weight approx. 430 g