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May 12, 2020 Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 50mm F2 Review

After reviewing a few Voigtländer lenses earlier this year (110mm Macro – review here and 40mm F1.2 – review here), I had a number of requests to cover the new Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 50mm F2 lens.  I explained that Voigtländer reviews were limited due my not having extensive access to them, but one of my vie [Read more...]

May 6, 2020 Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 50mm F2 Image Gallery

After reviewing a few Voigtländer lenses earlier this year (110mm Macro – review here and 40mm F1.2 – review here), I had a number of requests to cover the new Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 50mm F2 lens.  I explained that Voigtländer reviews were limited due my not having extensive access to them, but one of my vie [Read more...]

April 20, 2020 Voigtländer Nokton 40mm F1.2 Review

Years ago I reviewed the unique Zeiss Planar 50mm F1.4 for Canon EF.  I call it unique, in that, contrary to expectations for Zeiss glass, it isn’t actually particularly sharp wide open.  “Dreamy” is the euphemistic term.  Yet it produces really beautiful images with lovely rendering, and becomes [Read more...]

April 5, 2020 Voigtländer Nokton 40mm F1.2 Image Gallery

Years ago I reviewed the unique Zeiss Planar 50mm F1.4 for Canon EF.  I call it unique, in that, contrary to expectations for Zeiss glass, it isn’t actually particularly sharp wide open.  “Dreamy” is the euphemistic term.  Yet it produces really beautiful images with lovely rendering, and becomes [Read more...]

March 30, 2020 Voigtländer 110mm F2.5 APO-LANTHAR Macro Review

I’ve owned the outstanding Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 65mm F2 Macro for several years now, and was intrigued with Voigtländer announced the Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 110mm F2.5 Macro lens.  My access to Voigtländer lenses in Canada is limited, so I jumped on a unique opportunity to review the 110mm and 40mm F1.2 lenses [Read more...]

March 23, 2020 Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 110mm F2.5 Macro Image Gallery

I’ve owned the outstanding Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 65mm F2 Macro for several years now, and was intrigued with Voigtländer announced the Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 110mm F2.5 Macro lens.  My access to Voigtländer lenses in Canada is limited, so I jumped on a unique opportunity to review the 110mm and 40mm F1.2 lenses [Read more...]

August 14, 2018 Voigtländer Macro Apo-Lanthar 65mm f/2 Review

For many photographers Voigtländer is an unknown entity, but it is actually the oldest name in cameras, dating back to 1756 when it was founded by Johan Christoph Voigtländer in Vienna, Austria. This is a storied optical company despite its relative obscurity today; a famous unknown. If there is any more familiar comparison fo [Read more...]

July 10, 2018 Voigtländer 65mm f/2 APO-Lanthar Macro Galleries

From the moment I added Sony full frame bodies to my own personal kit, I immediately became interested in the Voigtländer 65mm f/2 APO-Lanthar Macro lens for two reasons.  Both of these reasons are Zeiss-inspired.  The first is that I’ve always been tempted by the Zeiss 50mm f/2 Makro-Planar in both its  [Read more...]