The Voigtländer NOKTON 50mm F1.2 aspherical VM expands Cosina’s lens portfolio for the Leica M bayonet. The mannequin will probably be obtainable in Europe from September for 1,099€.

Main options of the Voigtländer 50mm F1.2

  • Fast commonplace lens with aspherical lens surfaces
  • 12 aperture blades guarantee a virtually round aperture
  • Compact strong steel housing
  • Manual focus

The fast commonplace lens consists of eight lenses in six teams – two parts have an aspheric surfaces, one other aspect is manufactured from particular glass with anomalous dispersion. Twelve aperture blades present a virtually round opening and makes it attainable to create photographs with a really mushy and clear bokeh. The minimal focusing distance is 70cm.

The Voigtländer Nokton is 49mm lengthy, has a diameter of about 64mm and weighs solely 345g.

As equipment two totally different non-obligatory lens hoods can be found:

  • The mannequin LH-8 may also be used for different Voigtländer optics
  • The new mannequin LH-10 affords even higher stray mild shielding


Voigtländer NOKTON 50mm F1,2: Cosina presents fast lens
Voigtländer NOKTON 50mm F1,2: Cosina presents fast lens

The full technical knowledge:

Focal size50mm
Aperture ratio1:1,2
Minimum apertureF 22
Lens buildingEight parts in 6 teams
Angle of view47,5°
Aperture blade12
Minimum focus0,7m
Rangefinder coupling∞ ~ 0,7 m
Maximum diameter63,3mm
Weight344 g
Filter measurementØ 52mm
Supplied Accessory OptionalFront cap, rear cap Lens hood LH-8, LH-10
Price in Euro1099,-