Does LUMIX use Leica lenses?
Panasonic has been using Leica lenses on its premium LUMIX cameras for some time. In the future, the …
Are Leica and LUMIX the same?
From its physical appearance and published specifications it appears that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX2 is very similar to the Leica D-LUX 3 and the Lumix DMC-FZ50 is similar to the V-LUX 1. The cosmetics are slightly different. The Leica versions have hard edges on the sides of the camera body.
Are Panasonic Leica lenses designed by Leica?
No, because “the Leica Look” is as much a component of the sensors and image processing of the Leica bodies as much as optics are. Adding to that, the PanaLeicas are entirely designed and built by Panasonic, with them paying Leica to slap their logo on them after an ‘audit’.
What lenses are compatible with Leica?
Leica has F2 Summicron lenses in 35mm, 50mm, 75mm, and 90mm focal lengths, as well as an F1.