Category Archives: LEICA LENS

Leica M lenses have a reputation for being sharp, compact, and expensive. We’ve reviewed a bunch and rounded up our favorites here.

Leica D VARIO-ELMARIT 14-50mm f2.8-3.5 lens review

 

Leica D 14-50mm introduction

When Panasonic announced its debut digital SLR, the Lumix L1, back in February 2006, it’s fair to say a great deal of attention was focused on its kit lens – after all this was no ordinary bundled optic. The D Vario Elmarit 14-50mm was not only Leica’s first lens designed specifically for a digital SLR, but by sporting optical stabilisation, also became the first Four Thirds lens to actively combat camera-shake. read more