Leica APO-TELYT-R 1:5.6 1600mm – 2,06 million dollars
So here it is the most expensive camera lenses in the world, the Leica APO-TELYT-R 1:5.6 1600mm a specially designed camera lenses for a wealthy sheikh.
Made on order for the Sheikh Saud Bin Mohammed Al-Thani of Qatar and adjusted with a 2x telconverter, this magnificent device makes 3200 mm one of a kind close-up.
Weighing 132 pounds, measuring 1.2 meters and with a diameter of 42cm the camera lens has its own car to lug it around, the brand new Mercedes being custom made for this camera lenses.
For the price of 2 million and some change, we have the next specifications: 1.5 degrees of coverage on a diagonal angle, a focal length of 1600mm with possibility to add teleconverters, apochromatic lens, controlled color fringing and a total length of 1,55 meters with the hood lens attached.
This 60 kilo’s camera lens gave us the most expensive camera lenses in the world and we are curious how the pictures turn out because the 2 million dollar lenses must make thousand dollar images.
What do you think about this list? And what are your questions regarding these most expensive camera lens? Would you ever think about buying such a device and what for?