The premium lens manufacturer LEITZ – sister company to LEICA AG – well-known for their THALIA, M 0.8, SUMMILUX-C and SUMMICRON-C lenses, has just expanded its range of highly developed cinema optics with start of delivery of their highly anticipated new large format LEITZ PRIMEs and LEITZ ZOOMs late last year ( in November 2019).
The first sets were delivered to B&H Photo Video Pro Audio, CAMTEC, SANWA Cine Equipment, Vocas Sales & Service, CAMALOT, Svenska, KESLOW Camera and TCS.
The Company is showcasing the lenses, available with PL- and LPL-Mount options including metadata interface Cooke /i and ARRI LDS-2, at this years BSC Show together with their new achromatic diopter MACROLUX 114, which was has been added to the product line up to even improve close focus abilities of LEITZ PRIMEs and ZOOMs.
Like MACROLUX 95, the MACROLUX 114 will be available with strengths +0,5, +1 and +2. They will fit lenses with a 114 mm front diameter and are stackable to enhance the effect without adding any chromatic aberration to the lens.