Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH Lens (Black)
Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH Lens (Black)

Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH Lens (Black)


SSK # LC-M50F12-11686

2 Years Leica International Warranty

Shopping Point 170.250 = RM170.25

Key Features

  • Leica M-Mount Lens
  • Aperture Range: f/1.2 to f/16
  • Two Aspherical Surfaces
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 3.3'
  • 16 Aperture Blades
  • Included Lens Hood
  • Filter Thread: 49mm
  • Original Release Inspired Packaging


The re-issue of the iconic Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH Lens from Leica is the return of a one of the most famous M-mount lenses, carefully adapted with modern design and production advances to recreate its unique aesthetic for contemporary photographers. Images captured at an open aperture feature a soft, dreamlike quality, creating an unmistakable look with exquisite bokeh. The optical design is almost identical to the original 1966 lens, providing a classic, vintage feel. Two large-diameter aspherical elements control spherical aberrations for improved clarity and reduced distortion. Although the Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 has a unique look at a wide aperture, the lens is versatile and rugged enough for everyday use.

  • Extremely fast f/1.2 maximum aperture affords notable depth of field control
  • May be used for working handheld in low-light conditions
  • Distinct "slightly soft" rendering characteristic of Noctilux lenses
  • Two aspherical elements
  • Eight elements in five groups
  • Packaging based on original design
  • Includes transparent plastic container

Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH Specs

Focal Length 50mm
Maximum Aperture f/1.2
Minimum Aperture f/16
Lens Mount Leica M
Format Compatibility Full-Frame
Angle of View 45.6°
Minimum Focus Distance 3.3' / 1 m
Optical Design 6 Elements in 4 Groups
Diaphragm Blades 16
Focus Type Manual Focus
Image Stabilization No
Filter Size 49 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L) 2.4 x 2" / 61 x 52 mm
Weight 14.3 oz / 405 g

Packaging Info

Package Weight 2.045 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.8 x 4.8 x 4.6"


  • Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH Lens (Black)
  • Metal Front Cap
  • Metal Rear Cap
  • Metal Lens Hood
  • Plastic Lens Container

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