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- L Mount Lens/APS-C Format
- 52.5mm (35mm Equivalent)
- Aperture Range: f/1.4 to f/16
- Four Aspherical Elements
A classic focal length and a bright maximum aperture, the silver anodized Summilux-TL 35mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens is positioned as the reference lens for APS-C-format Leica mirrorless digital cameras. It is compatible with L mount mirrorless cameras, including all T-series models as well as SL-series cameras in APS-C crop mode, where it provides a normal-length 52.5mm equivalent focal length. The fast f/1.4 maximum aperture benefits working in difficult lighting conditions and also avails extensive control over depth of field for selective focus applications. Additionally, the 12 elements in eight groups optical design incorporates four aspherical elements to control chromatic and spherical aberrations, and distortions, for increased clarity and sharpness. The autofocus system permits full-time manual focus override for fine-tuning your point of focus, as close as 1.3', and an inner focusing mechanism maintains the overall length of the lens during use.
Does the TL35mm lens work on the Leica CL without ...
Does the TL35mm lens work on the Leica CL without an adapter?
Date published: 2021-04-01
How well does it perform on SL2? Compared to SL ...
How well does it perform on SL2? Compared to SL app 50mm.
The SL2 drive system has been improved from the SL1 unit making the AF system faster.
Date published: 2022-08-20
When mounted on Leica SL what focal length will it provide? Will it give 35 mm at full 24 mp resolution on SL?
No, it will give a 50mm FOV at a lower resolution. I have the Elmarit-TL 18 f/2.8 ASPH lens that I switch between my TL2 and SL2-S. When the lens is mounted to the SL2-S registers the lens as an APS-C lens, reduces the resolution, and gives a 28mm equivalent FOV. This information is visibly displayed via a small icon (that says APS-C) in the upper right hand side of the LCD. When a FF lens is mounted to the camera, a small icon says 35mm. If you happen to shoot any video on the SL bodies, this feature is pretty cool because you can use TL lens in a crop mode and capture video in super 35. For stills, the SL bodies will act as a lower resolution TL2 or CL when an APS-C L-mount lens is used. Hope this helps.
Date published: 2023-01-16