The Leica APO-Tele-Elmar-S 180mm f/3.5 Lens is a superior-quality telephoto characterized by an extremely wide lens opening to enable portraits with a shallow depth of field. This reference-class lens, with special grades of glass and aspherical surfaces, displays consistently high image performance utilizing an inner focusing system with a floating element.
It displays maximum performance across the entire image field at all apertures. With a broad effective range of focus (minimum distance of 5-feet), it is possible to produce images at a 1:7 scale. With its special lens elements, vignetting, distortion and chromatic aberrations have been minimized to such a high degree that images don't require post-production computer enhancement.
The APO-Tele-Elmar-S 180mm f/3.5 is equipped with a Leica-designed microprocessor for precise autofocus and iris diaphragm control with silent gearing and it has a focus ring with enough drag to let the user to override the autofocus at any time.
|Focal Length||180 mm|
|Aperture|| Maximum: f/3.5 |
|Camera Mount Type||Leica S bayonet|
|Format Compatibility||Digital Medium Format Sensor|
|Angle of View||17°|
|Minimum Focus Distance||4.92' (1.5 m)|
|Maximum Reproduction Ratio||1:7|
|Diaphragm Blades||Not Specified By Manufacturer|
|Dimensions (DxL)||Approx. 3.46 x 5.94" (8.79 x 15.09 cm)|
|Filter Thread||72 mm|
|Weight||2.53 lb (1.15 kg)|