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Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. Lens (Black)

BH #LE1828ETLB • MFR #11088
Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. Lens (Black)
Key Features
  • L Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • 27mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/16
  • Four Aspherical Surfaces
An especially compact lens, the black Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. is a 27mm equivalent wide-angle prime designed for APS-C-format Leica L-mount mirrorless cameras. Its pancake form factor measures just 0.8" thick, making it ideal for everyday use and travel applications. Its optical design features four aspherical surfaces to help suppress spherical aberrations and distortion for greater clarity and sharpness. Additionally, its autofocus design allows for full-time manual focus override for greater control when working with selective focus techniques.
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Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. Overview

An especially compact lens, the black Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. is a 27mm equivalent wide-angle prime designed for APS-C-format Leica L-mount mirrorless cameras. Its pancake form factor measures just 0.8" thick, making it ideal for everyday use and travel applications. Its optical design features four aspherical surfaces to help suppress spherical aberrations and distortion for greater clarity and sharpness. Additionally, its autofocus design allows for full-time manual focus override for greater control when working with selective focus techniques.

This 18mm f/2.8 wide-angle prime lens is designed for APS-C-format L-mount mirrorless cameras and provides a 27mm equivalent focal length.
Four aspherical surfaces are featured in the optical design to control distortion and spherical aberrations for greater sharpness and clarity.
Pancake form factor measures just 0.8" thick for an ultra compact, sleek option well-suited to everyday shooting.
Autofocus design affords full-time manual focus control along with a minimum focusing distance of 11.8".
UPC: 799429110888

Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH. Specs

Focal Length18mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 27mm)
Maximum Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/16
Lens MountLeica L
Format CompatibilityAPS-C
Angle of View75°
Minimum Focus Distance11.81" / 30 cm
Close-Up Magnification0.07x
Optical Design8 Elements in 6 Groups
Focus TypeAutofocus
Image StabilizationNo
Filter Size39 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)2.4 x 0.83" / 61 x 21 mm
Weight2.82 oz / 80 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.655 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)4.95 x 4.95 x 4.4"
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Date published: 2019-12-04

What lens hoods are compatible with this lens?

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The Heliopan 39mm Short Metal Lens Hood, BH # HELHMS39 is compatible. https://bhpho.to/375ATFH
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