Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar

Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar

Lens Summary

Brand: Voigtlander

Also Known As: Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Manual Focus

Lens Mount: Leica M

Release Date: 2000-01-01

MSRP Price: $799

Made in: Germany

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: One of the widest 35mm full frame lens in the world. In fact, it is the widest M mount lens to date. The Voigtlander Ultra-Wide Heliar 12mm/f5.6 with 121 degrees picture angle, yield minimal distortion. With it\'s rectilinear lens design, it delivers the higest picture quality with the widest angle unmatched by any rangefinder lenses today. An affordable, high quality lens, popular among the Leica M9 users, which yield an approximate 16mm focal length with 1.33x sensor crop factor with the M8. An indispensible tool for photographers who want to create a wide space perspective.


Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens Type Prime Lens
Focal Length 12mm
Mount Type Leica M
Format Full Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s) 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor APS-C
Compatible with Teleconverters No
Image Stabilization No
Aperture Information
Aperture Ring Yes
Maximim Aperture f/5.6
Minimum Aperture f/22
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format) 121°
Optical Information
Lens Elements 10
Lens Groups 8
Diaphragm Blades 9
Aspherical Elements 1
Nano Coating No
Anti-Reflective Coating No
Focus Information
Focus Manual Focus
Built-in Focus Motor No
Silent Wave / UltraSonic Motor No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.50m
Distance Information Yes
Filter Information
Filter Size 67mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust Sealing No
Mount Material Metal
Tripod Collar No
Dimensions 75 x 43mm
Weight 230g
Other Information
Available in Colors Black

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