Elmarit-TL 18mm f/2.8 ASPH.
The new Leica Elmarit-TL 18mm f/2.8 ASPH. is not only one of the most smallest lenses in its class, it also by far exceeds the imaging performance of its competitors. With a length of only 20.5 millimetres, a weight of no more than 80 grams and fast autofocus, this wide-angle is the perfect ‘constant companion’ for the compact Leica CL.
Lens Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH.
Order no. 11 088 black anodized
11 089 silver anodized
Compatible cameras All Leica cameras with Leica L bayonet
Angle of view (diagonal, horizontal, vertical) Approx. 75°, 65°, 46°, corresponding to around 27 mm focal length in 27 mm format
Optical design Number of lenses/groups: 8/6
Aspherical surfaces: 4
Position of entrance pupil (at infinity): -12.5 mm (in direction of light incidence in front of bayonet mount)
Distance setting Setting/Function: Electronically controlled
Mode selectable using camera menu: Automatic (AF) or manual (M), in AF mode manual override possible at any times
with setting dial
Focusing range: 0.3 m to ∞
Smallest object field/largest scale: approx. 343 x 228 mm/1:14