LEICA LEITZ 75MM SUMMILUX-M 11815 F1.4 LATE # CANADA LENS +CAPS +CASE +FILTER
-Late Version 2 before the
-Made in 1993 in Canada.
-An amazing lens for portraits
-Fast constant aperture f1.4 diaphragm
-A wonderful focused lens as it does focus closer than most down to 0.7m and with the closer focal length, it gives this lens a very distinctive look and feel.
This is a very special lens in many ways. Firstly it is the FAMOUS MANDLER designs and considered to be one of his FAVORITE optical design lenses. He was known to be one of the most famous lens designer of all time.
Also, this is a very LATE # production CANADA version lens. You can see that the script on the body and name ring are the later BLOCK style, later style with a later serial #.
After this, they canceled the production in Canada of this lens and almost all lenses and sent everything back to Germany so they were marked MADE IN GERMANY. LATE # CANADA version.
-7 elements in 5 groups
-E60 filter mount
-Aperture range: f1.4 - f16
-Cat No. 11815
-Front +rear lens caps
-E60 Uva Leica filter
-Leica leather case
-No dings, dents or major marks
-Barrel is in outstanding condition!
-Focusing is smooth
-Aperture clicks are crisp
-No fog, fungus, separation or scratches
This really is a special lens in every respect. A wonderful example. A pleasure to have and enjoy!