Leica TL Elmarit 18mm F/2.8 ASPH Lens
The Leica TL Elmarit 18mm F/2.8 ASPH is a wide prime designed for cameras with a APS-C (1.5X) sensor. This bright prime has a 18mm focal-length. It provides the same field of view as a 27mm lens on a Full-Frame camera.
This prime can focus down to 30cm from the imaging plane. The lens supports autofocus and features a switch to disengage AF for focusing manually. A built-in focus motor is used to set the focus-distance. It allowed Leica to optimize the motor precisely for this lens in order to maximize performance.
This lens is only available for Leica L. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Leica L mount cameras with APS-C (1.5X) sensors.
Leica TL Elmarit 18mm F/2.8 ASPH Specifications
|Brand||Leica||Model||TL Elmarit 18mm F/2.8 ASPH|
|Mount||Leica L||Max FLM||1.5X|
|Focal Length||18mm||View Angle||75°|
|Max Aperture||F/2.8||Min Aperture||F/16|
|Filter Size||39mm||Aperture Blades|
|Size (D x L)||62 x 21mm||Weight||80g|
|Tilt||N / A||Shift||N / A|
|Zoom Drive||Mechanic||Focus Drive||AF with MF Switch|
|Zoom Mechanism||N / A||Focus Mechanism||N / A|
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Leica 18mm F/2.8 Facts
|18mm Focal-Length||F/2.8 Constant Aperture|
|39mm Filter Thread||AF with MF Switch|
|Leica L Mount||1.5 Max Crop-Factor|
|80g Lens Weight||62 x 21mm (D x L)|
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