Voigtlander 28 mm F2.8 Ultron Color Skopar
The prestigious brand, Voigtländer, proudly unveils the COLOR-SKOPAR 28mm F2.8 Aspherical VM/L (M39), a high-performance wide-angle lens tailored for rangefinder cameras. This lens embodies a blend of cutting-edge lens computation, aspherical lens elements, and lightweight design, setting a new benchmark for modern photography.
Peerless Optical Performance
The COLOR-SKOPAR 28mm delivers the same esteemed optical prowess as the renowned Voigtländer ULTRON Vintage Line 28 mm F2 Aspherical VM. However, it maintains a maximum aperture of F2.8, ensuring even greater portability without compromising on image quality.
Three Exquisite Variants
This lens graces the market in three distinct versions:
- Type I VM (Leica M-Mount): A nostalgic design featuring a rotating helicoid system and a brass exterior, available in both black and silver.
- VL (M39) Screw Thread Variant: Retains the specifications of Type I VM, presented in both a lustrous black lacquer and a silver finish.
- Type II VM (Leica M-Mount): Showcases a modern style with a straight helicoid system and a weight-reducing aluminium exterior, available in black and silver.
Superior Lens Construction
The optical system of this lens consists of 8 elements in 5 groups, including a double-sided aspherical lens. Perfectly calibrated for both digital and analog rangefinder cameras, it can also be effortlessly paired with mirrorless digital cameras using Voigtländer mount adapters.
Design & Functionality
All six models of the COLOR-SKOPAR 28mm stand out due to their ultra-compact design, once again redefining standards in quality, performance, and design. Photographers seeking unparalleled image quality coupled with ease of portability will be truly captivated by this wide-angle lens. Further enhancing its appeal, each model features a screw-in metal lens hood and a metal front cap to ensure optimum lens protection.
Availability and Pricing
Expected to hit the shelves of authorized Voigtländer dealers by mid-August, the COLOR-SKOPAR 28mm F2.8 Aspherical VM/L (M39) carries a recommended retail price of 649,- Euro.
For photographers aiming to capture the world in wide-angle brilliance, the Voigtlander COLOR-SKOPAR 28mm F2.8 Aspherical VM/L (M39) offers a blend of heritage, innovation, and unparalleled optical performance.
Specifications Voigtlander 28 mm F2.8 Ultron Color Skopar
Focal Length 28 mm Mount VM-Mount / L (M39) Screw Thread Aperture Range F2.8 to F22 Optical Structure 8 elements in 5 groups Viewing Angle 74.6° Diaphragm Blades 10 Minimum Focus Distance 70 cm (Type I and L), 50 cm (Type II) Filter Size Ø 34 mm (Type I and L), 39 mm (Type II) Dimensions Diameter - 52.0 mm (Type I), 47.0 mm (L), 51.0 mm (Type II); Length - 23.5 mm (Type I), 22.5 mm (L), 23.5 mm (Type II) Weight 143g (Type I), 122g (L), 106g (Type II) Available Colors Black, Silver Included Accessories Lens cap, rear cap, lens hood
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