Some people complain about the resolution of the Leica SL. They think that 24MP is not on par with today’s standards. Although I always disagree with that, – in fact I prefer a sensor with slightly lower resolution because it keeps the files manageable and delivers better IQ at high ISO – yesterday we saw […]
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The Leica Summilux-SL 50/1.4 ASPH review
When the Leica Summilux-SL 50/1.4 was released, it was not the lens that some SL shooters had hoped for. While most SL shooters love their cameras, they wanted something considerably smaller and more light weight than the excellent, but heavy Leica 24-90 zoom lens. Something they could mount on their SL and walk around with […]
A few shots with the Leica Summilux-SL 50/1.4
I have one more day with the Summilux-SL 50/1.4, but I’d like to show a few shots and share some thoughts before I start my full review. I really hoped for a lightweight, small 50mm lens with a fast and reliable autofocus. Long story short, that didn’t happen. The SL 50/1.4 is only slightly smaller […]
The Leica Summilux-SL 50/1.4 is here!
I finally got my hands on the Leica Summilux-SL 50/1.4. Man, it’s a beast. It’s quite big and heavy, but first impressions are good. I’m taking it to two weddings (hope they’ll allow me to use the pictures as some of the guests are celebrities), a factory tour in Switzerland and some portrait sessions. This […]