Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/06/03

[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]

Subject: [Leica] Ultron 1.9/28
From: rclark01 at (Robert Clark)
Date: Sat Jun 3 17:33:32 2006
References: <4F488248ADCD6C419976DFE43A115091EBAC6D@sv-ex01.jp2hs.campus>

I have the lens and use it with my M6TTL.  I have used it extensively in the 
past year and like it very much.  Previously, I had a third version 28mm 
Elmarit and when I compared the images, I could not tell the difference so I 
sold it.  I believe there are some websites (maybe Tom Abramsson's or Steve 
Gandy @ Cameraquest) that have analyzed the performance of the CV 28mm and 
they have basically concluded that it produces images comparable to the 
current version Leica 28 Elmarit and the 28 Summicron.  For the difference 
in money...if you want 28mm, it's a great performer at a great price.

Robert Clark
Lancaster, PA

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Arche, Harvey" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, June 03, 2006 1:00 PM
Subject: [Leica] Ultron 1.9/28

> CV Ultron1.9/28
> Looking through the archives, there is remarkably little discussion of 
> this lens. I've read Erwin's review; anybody have any more practical 
> experiences to relate, or links to images, or favorite 28's?
> Arche
> _______________________________________________
> Leica Users Group.
> See for more information 

Replies: Reply from jshul at (Jim Shulman) ([Leica] Ultron 1.9/28)
In reply to: Message from Harvey.Arche at (Arche, Harvey) ([Leica] Ultron 1.9/28)