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Leica 100mm f/2 Summicron-S ASPH

Distortion for Leica 100mm f/2 Summicron-S ASPH

Distortion is interesting—

Quite possibly the zero distortion area is around the distance required for a head and shoulders portrait.

The reversal of distortion calls into question what lens corrections might do; the distortion cannot be properly corrected (could be made worse): the focusing distance must be known and utilized.

Toggle to compare distortion at infinity versus close range.

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