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All images used a B+W 091 Deep Red, which is a pure red easily by the eye, but also known as “near infrared” (NIR).
Includes images at intermediate sizes up to full camera resolution, plus crops.
View up Dunes from SE Spur
Careful focus placement yields solid sharpness over most of the frame with some weakness developing in the distance. Most wide angle lenses “thin out” on DoF in the outer zones, and the 24/3.8 is no exception.
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Diglloyd Guide to LEICA contains in-depth coverage of Leica M system cameras and lenses, with additional coverage of Leica M Monochrom, Leica Q.
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