Leica’s SL lenses with L-Mount bayonets were originally designed for the SL full frame mirrorless camera. Prior to the launch of the followup SL2 camera, the L-Mount Alliance was announced. This alliance saw Sigma and Panasonic adopt the Leica L-Mount for their forthcoming full frame mirrorless cameras and lenses, which greatly increases the amount of available lenses that are available for Leica SL series cameras.
The following table contains the specifications for all of Leica’s own L-Mount lenses. This is modest range of lenses but it covers a range of 16-280mm. Of course thanks to the L-Mount Alliance, Leica SL users can also use L-Mount lenses from Panasonic and Sigma on their cameras, greatly increasing their choice and price point options.
- You can also view a complete list of L-Mount lenses from Panasonic here.
If you are unfamiliar with the names and nomenclature that Leica use for their lenses, I suggest you also read our previous article entitled Leica Lens Terminology and Abbreviations.
- The data in the tables can be re-sorted using the arrows in the header. For example you could sort by lens weight, focal length or release date.
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|Lens Name||Release Date||Focal Length||Aperture Range||Angle of View (H)||O.I.S||Length||Diameter||Weight||MFD||MM||Lens Design||Aperture Blades||Filter||Entrance Pupil||Check Price|
|SUPER-VARIO-ELMAR-SL 16–35 f/3.5–4.5 ASPH||4/9/2018||16-35mm||3.5(4.5)-22||105.6°-64.6°||No||4.84" / 123mm||3.46" / 88mm||2.2lb / 990g||9.84" / 25cm||0.13-0.27x||18 Elements in 12 Groups||Unknown||82mm||16mm:105.9mm / 24mm:101.5mm / 35mm:105.0mm||Amazon / B&H|
|VARIO-ELMARIT-SL 24–90 f/2.8–4 ASPH||10/20/2015||24-90mm||2.8(4)-22||82.4°-27.8°||Yes||5.43" / 138mm||3.46" / 138mm||2.5lb / 1140g||11.81" / 30cm||0.26x||18 Elements in 15 Groups||Unknown||82mm||24mm:103.9 mm / 90mm:92.6 mm||Amazon / B&H|
|APO-SUMMICRON-SL 35 f/2 ASPH||2/28/2019||35mm||2-22||63.4°||No||4.02" / 102mm||2.87" / 73mm||26.5oz / 750g||10.63" / 27cm||0.2x||13 Elements in 11 Groups||Unknown||67mm||66.4mm at ∞||Amazon / B&H|
|APO-SUMMICRON-SL 50 f/2 ASPH||8/15/2019||50mm||2-22||47.2°||No||4.02" / 102mm||2.87" / 73mm||1.63 lb / 740g||1.15' / 35 cm||0.2x||12 Elements in 10 Groups||Unknown||67mm||63.2mm at ∞||Amazon / B&H|
|SUMMILUX-SL 50 f/1.4 ASPH||9/23/2016||50mm||1.4-22||47.9°||No||4.88" / 124mm||3.46" / 88mm||2.3 lb / 1065g||1.97' / 60 cm||0.1x||11 Elements in 9 Groups||Unknown||82mm||76.8mm at ∞||Amazon / B&H|
|APO-SUMMICRON-SL 75 f/2 ASPH||1/16/2018||75mm||2-22||31.8°||No||4.02" / 102mm||2.87" / 73mm||1.6 lb / 720g||1.64' / 50 cm||0.2x||11 Elements in 9 Groups||Unknown||67mm||35.9mm at ∞||Amazon / B&H|
|APO-SUMMICRON-SL 90 f/2 ASPH||1/16/2018||90mm||2-22||27.3°||No||4.02" / 102mm||2.87" / 73mm||1.5 lb / 700g||1.97' / 60 cm||0.2x||11 Elements in 9 Groups||Unknown||67mm||22.9 mm at ∞||Amazon / B&H|
|APO VARIO-ELMARIT-SL 90–280 f/2.8–4||3/16/2016||90-280mm||2.8(4)-22||26°-9°||Yes||238mm||88mm||4.1lb / 1.9kg||0.6-1.4m||0.21x||23 elements in 17 groups||Unknown||82mm||90 mm: 130.2 mm / 280 mm: -21.1 mm||Amazon / B&H|