Apoqualia-G 28mm F/2
The new release of MS-Optics Apoqualia-G 28mm F/2 just arrives around Oct 2016. All lenses come with the common and basic packing design. This run is expected with production volume as follow, and highlighted in the box packing :
- Black (about 200)
- Silver (about 100)
- Gold (about 50)
The lens is designed, hand-assembly, QC by Miyazaki san with high standard of craftmanship in his workshop. Build quality is solid. It is not a mass production from big factory. It may show little variations between individual pieces, or between different batches. Assumming that it will not be produced any more in future.
It adopts Gauss design, with 6 elements in 4 groups.
The lens is in M mount, which can be used in Leica M film body (M1, M2, M3, M4, M4-2, M4-P, M5, M6, M7, MP, CL) and digital body (M8, M8.2, M9, M9P, ME, M), or compatible. With adapter, it can be used on mirrorless digital cameras. It is mentioned in the certificate that this lens cannot be used in Voigtlander Bessa body.
Item includes :
- MS-Optics Apoqualia-Q 28mm F/2 Lens
- Metal Front Cap & Plastic Rear Cap
- Metal Hood
- Box Packing & Certificate, matching serial number with lens
Filter Thread Size
The filter thread size is 28mm. You should attach the filter on the lens, and then attach the hood on the top of the filter.
How to Order
About The Camera
The cameras are show in the photos for demonstration purpose, and not included in the purchase.
Top photo - with Leica MP LHSA 1968-2003 Hammertone. Bottom photo - with Leica M4 Black Paint