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Equivalent to an 80mm lens on the 35mm format, the about $7100 Leica 100mm f/2 Summicron-S ASPH is a relatively compact fast (bright) medium telephoto that balances very nicely on the Leica S. It is an ideal focal length for portraiture, which means not just people, but any outdoor object to be set apart from its surroundings in a natural way without excessive telephoto compression.
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These systems are hugely expensive, so make the right choice for your own needs (full frame vs medium format).
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