The fisheye lense MC-Zenitar-M 16/2.8 is used with fullframe Leica M rangefinder camera. The fisheye lense is described and experiences with samples made with fullframe Leica M’s are presented.
The Leica M8 rangfinder camera has a cropped field of view compared to all other Leica M’s and other small film cameras due to the smaller sensor (crop factor 1.3333). This influences also the angle of view for the lenses used with Leica M8. A overview and a comparison table for different focal lengthes is given.
The fisheye lense MC-Zenitar-M 16/2.8 is used with Leica M8. The fisheye effect is limmited due to the cropped image sensor (crop Factor 1.3333). Experiences with samples are presented.