Jim Fowler started the topic Macros of California Wildflowers Leica MP 240 Safari, Leica 25mm Photar in the forum Images to Share 3 years, 8 months ago
Macro Photos taken last May on Mt. Tamalpais N. of San Francisco, of calif. native wildflowers: Mariposa Tulip, or Lily, Clover. I used my MP 240 with an adapted Leitz microscope objective fitted with an F:2.0 to F:11 diaphragm, called “Photar”. There is a Leica adapter for R cameras that allows the Photars to be screwed on. It has been giving…[Read more]
Jim Fowler commented on the post, The Leica 35mm f/1.4 Summilux Aspherical vs. ASPH FLE 4 years, 5 months agoIn reply to: Leica Store wrote a new post, The Leica 35mm f/1.4 Summilux Aspherical vs. ASPH FLE "OK, now I am going to remove the 35mm f/1.4 Summilux Aspherical and put on the 35mm f/1.4 Summilux FLE ASPH.” Not a sentence that I speak frequently, however thanks to the generosity of a few friends of ours, I w […] View
I am loving my 35mm ‘Lux 1.4 FLE. I can’t find anything wrong with it – no vignetting, no corner smearing, no chromatic aberration. Probably the best lens I’ve ever owned.