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MS Optics Elnomaxim 55mm f/1.2 M mount


MS Optical original design rangefinder lens in Leica M mount. Initial lot of lenses, designed, manufactured and hand-assembled in Japan by Mr Sadayasu Miyazaki. 

Ultra-small and light, Ernostar design developed after the Sonnar of the Contax I. Full frame Leica M lens with a physical length of 43mm, diameter of 50mm, and weight of 180g.

Key features:

  • 4 elements in 4 groups Sonnar formula lens
  • Compact design, weight just 180g (40mm long, 50mm diameter (without hood))
  • 49mm P.75 filter thread
  • Minimum focus distance 0.8m on Leica M, on mirrorless cameras 0.5-0.6m
  • ALL glass surfaces multicoated for maximum light transmission
  • Native Leica M mount, area for 6-bit coding
  • Anodised aluminium in black finish

Please note that we cannot make reservations for serial numbers.

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MS Elnomaxim 1.2/57 (MS_Elnomaxim_1.2_57.pdf, 931 Kb) [Download]