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Leica APO-Vario-Elmar-TL 55-135mm f/3.5-4.5 ASPH.

Model: 11083
SKU: LEI-30770

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The high-performance telephoto zoom


Exceptional performance and versatility for long distance shots.

The high-performance Leica TL telephoto zoom brings faraway subjects to your fingertips. Its versatile range of focal lengths, equivalent to 80 to 200 mm in 35 mm format, makes it a lens you should never leave at home. It is ideal for portraits packed with character, exciting shots at events of all kinds, vibrant travel and wildlife shots, and getting to the heart of the action at sporting events.

Additional Information

Manufacturer Leica
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Lens Type Telephoto
Mounts Leica L
Min. Aperture f16
Max. Aperture f3.5 - 4.5
Filter Size 60mm
Weather-sealed None

Lens Leica APO-Vario-Elmar-TL 55–135 mm f/3.5–4.5 ASPH.
Order no. 11083
Compatible cameras Leica T (Typ 701), Leica SL (Typ 601), Leica TL.
Field angle (diagonal, horizontal, vertical) At 55 mm: approx. 28°, 24°, 16°, at 200 mm: approx. 12 °, 10°, 7°, corresponding to around approx. 80 - 200 mm focal length in 35 mm format.
Optical design Number of lenses/groups: 12/10. Aspherical surfaces: 1.
Position of entrance pupil at infinity: at 55 mm: -54.4 mm, at 200 mm: -27.3 mm.
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: 1m to 8.
Smallest object field/largest scale: at 55 mm: approx. 403 x 268 mm/f/17.1, at 135 mm: approx. 188 x 125 mm/f/8.0
Aperture Setting/Function: Electronically controlled, adjustment using dial on camera, third values also available.
Lowest value: 16.
Bajonet fitting Leica L bayonet
Filter mount/Lens hood External bayonet fitting for lens hood (included), internal thread for E60 filters, filter mount does not rotate
Finish Black anodized.
Dimensions and Weight Length to bayonet mount: approx. 110/165 mm (without/with lens hood).
Largest diameter: approx. 68/81 mm (without/with lens hood).
Weight: approx. 500/547 g (without/with lens hood).

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