Voigtländer has announced the 28mm F2 Ultron Vintage Line lens for Leica M mount. This a wide-angle lens that combines old-world styling with modern optical performance.
The optical design consists of 10 elements in 7 groups and the lens has 10 aperture blades. The minimum focusing distance is 50cm (19.68″) and the front filter diameter is 39mm.
The lens is available in two versions:
- Voigtlander ULTRON Vintage Line 28mm f/2 Aspherical Type I VM
- Voigtlander ULTRON Vintage Line 28mm f/2 Aspherical Type II VM (available in black and silver)
The lens weighs in at just 190g for the Type 1 version, and 230g for the Type 2 version.
Price & Availability
The suggested retail price in japan will be ¥ 100,000 ((excluding tax). All of the versions of the lens are expected to be available in May.