Showcase Leica 50mm f/3.5 Elmar

Discussion in 'Leica M and LTM Mount Lens Sample Image Showcase' started by Mr_Flibble, Oct 15, 2013.

  1. Mr_Flibble

    Mr_Flibble Leica Place Veteran

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    Aug 16, 2013
    The Lowlands
    Rick
    Surpised to find there wasn't any topic about this classic Leica lens

    1946 coated Elmar 5.0cm f/3.5, Leica IIIa from 1937
    eft002~0.

    1937 uncoated Elmar 5.0cm f/3.5, Leica IIIa
    FV110835.

    (yours truly on the left with the tommygun), Leica IIIa from 1937
    FV110841.

    uncoated Elmar 5.0cm f/3.5, Adox 100 film, Leica M3 DS
    LM120514.
     
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  2. Mr_Flibble

    Mr_Flibble Leica Place Veteran

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    Aug 16, 2013
    The Lowlands
    Rick
    1932 Leitz 5cm f/3.5 Elmar, Nickel Finish, married to my 1932 Leica II.

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    Tested it with a roll of Rollei RPX 100 over the last 10 days.

    1. M4A1 Sherman tank. Wings of Liberation Museum, Best
    LT150201.

    2. Folmer Graflex Combat 45 camera (freshly repainted in the proper USMC colors)
    LT150203.

    3. Mats and Grandpa
    LT150204.

    4. After the Snow
    LT150206.

    5. Fallen Twins
    LT150210.

    6. Toppled tree
    LT150212.

    7. Roots along the nature trail
    LT150216.
     
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  3. Mr_Flibble

    Mr_Flibble Leica Place Veteran

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    Aug 16, 2013
    The Lowlands
    Rick
    Some from our annual weekend at the Dutch Royal Engineers Museum, IIIc with uncoated 50mm f/3.5 Elmar
    Fomapan 100 in HC-110, solution B for 6 minutes at 20C

    5743f52f483ae2521b9ee92a98459236.

    b4abeee38b54b52eee485c9adc99b357.

    7fd0ef92a8eef98e68fd6951c0c8cb3e.
     
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  4. Brian

    Brian Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Apr 3, 2013
    Great shots- i need to do a "shoot-out" with my post-war Elmar, I-22, and I-50. The latter two are shimmed for Leica. I found some Sigma rear-mount filters that fit the Industars.