Leica makes the world’s most expensive lens at $2mn

A nature or sports photographer among other things requires a lens with higher focal length in comparison to those making their living through commercial product, food or fashion portraits. Well, if you can afford to buy it then you can order a 1600mm f/5.6 Leica Lens for $2mn. The focal length on offer with this lens is twice that of the biggest Nikon lens at 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR super-telephoto lens.

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The said lens has been made by Leica for Qatari prince Saud bin Muhammed Al Thani as a custom made lens which burnt a whole worth a staggering $ 2,064,500.

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You can also witness the lens in all its glory as a prototype has been kept for admiration at the Leica’s factory showroom in Solms, Germany.

Source: Shutyouraperture

Published by Bhavesh Kumar

A multi-talented professional with diverse experience spanning across Advanced statistical analysis,Python programming with NumPy, pandas, matplotlib, Seaborn, Tableau, Machine Learning with stats models and scikit-learn, Deep learning with TensorFlow, journalism (digital and broadcast), management consultancy and documentary filmmaking. Worked for the leading international news agencies on feature stories, videography, scripting, programming and editing broadcast news. A creative and analytical mindset focused on executing new-age strategic communication initiatives with all its corresponding elements (clear and coherently written key messages, marketing strategy and predictive analytics) to ensure effective target audience impressions. Also, worked on several primary and secondary market research projects (Market Feasibility Study) for businesses looking for actionable insights.

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