More Info on the Rumored Leica Noctilux Lenses

Leica M 50mm F0.95 lens

The current Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH Lens

Here are some additional informations on the new Leica Noctilux lenses. According to the latest rumors from LR, some lens designs will use carbon composites (forged carbon and carbon fiber) to reduce weight. There is also rumored one of the new Noctilux lenses will be designed for the Leica T Mount.

Updated Info:

  • Leica Noctilux M 50mm f/0.95 lens update: improved image quality over the current Noctilux, Apochromatic lens, new coatings, updated lens design
  • The 35mm f/0.95 lens is lighter than the 50mm lens
  • The 35mm f/0.70 lens design will be for industrial, military and scientific applications only

Up to now, there are four lenses available for the Leica T mount.

Source: LR

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