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Voigtlander Heliar 40mm f/2.8 Aspherical LTM Lens for Leica Screw Mount - Black


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Product Overview

  • Leica Thread Mount Lens (LTM)
  • Classic Heliar Optical Design
  • All-Metal Lens Body
  • Mechanical Operation with Manual Focus
  • Infinity Focus Lock
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • 5 Elements in 3 Groups
  • One Aspherical Element
  • 34mm Filter Size
  • 10-Blade Aperture

Clad in a distinctive vintage style, the black Voigtlander 40mm f/2.8 Heliar Aspherical is an ultracompact and sharp lens with cutting-edge optics and a timeless look designed from the ground up for thread mount cameras. Compatible with 35mm film and full-frame rangefinder cameras, this lens uses a traditional Heliar optical design and features a durable all-metal exterior, scoring high in both portability and performance. Smooth manual focus operation permits working with subjects as close as 2.3' away. Additionally, a 10-blade diaphragm is featured to contribute to a smooth bokeh quality.

-  Simple five elements, three groups Heliar optical design is used to offer a classic image quality with strong color reproduction and fine sharpness.
-  Exterior of the lens is designed to match some of the earliest Voigtlander lenses from the 19th century and features an all-metal build for durability.
-  Manual focus design permits working with subjects as close as 2.3' away, and the lens will couple to rangefinder mechanisms for focusing accuracy.
-  Can be used on Leica M-mount bodies with a simple LTM adapter, and it will bring up 35mm frame lines.
-  A screw-in type lens hood is included to protect the front element from stray light while shooting, and a dedicated metal front lens cap is also provided to guard the lens while not in use.
-  10-blade aperture contributes to pleasing out-of-focus areas and well-defined sunstars.