Leica APO-Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH. Lens


Available on backorder

  • L-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2 to f/22
  • Five Aspherical Elements
  • Multi-Layer and AquaDura Coatings

EGP81,999.00 EGP89,999.00

Available on backorder

Report Abuse
APO Summicron SL 1 2 35 ASPH.   Headerimage Close up   2400x840 ENGLISH teaser 2400x787 1 scaled

As a moderate wide-angle prime, the APO-Summicron-SL 35 f/2 ASPH. is almost a universal lens. Its fast autofocus, robust design and construction and exceptional imaging quality make it an outstanding lens for reportage and a convincing choice for other areas of photography such as architecture, landscapes, portraiture and studio work. It is perfectly matched to the cutting-edge SL-System and has been conceived for a long working life under professional shooting conditions.

AF System with Dual Syncro Drive™
From zero to sharp in no time at all

DSD Visualisierung ffffff teaser 1316x878 1

The autofocus system shared by the Summicron-SL lenses is fast, precise, and nearly silent. Their outstanding AF performance figures are thanks to the autofocus drive unit they both utilize. These are limited only by the mass of the glass elements moved when focusing; the speed of moving from infinity to the closest focusing distance. In order to preserve the compact dimensions of the lenses, the integration of these components must be perfectly optimized within all design constraints. 

Higher Contrast
for greater visual depth

With a maximum aperture of f/2, the SL-Summicron lenses are significantly more compact than even faster lenses, but still allow photographers to work with similar depth of field. The reason for this is contrast: the area of highest contrast is incredibly sharp, while zones with lower contrast are unsharp or beautifully blurred.

Kontrastberg teaser 1316x878 1

Optically and Mechanically
a new standard

Optimierte Konstruktion teaser 1316x878 1

In the construction of the Summicron-SL lenses, particular attention has been paid to the prevention of stray light and reflections. The optimization of the optical and mechanical design was carried out in elaborate simulations before the construction of the first prototype lenses. Unavoidable reflections are reduced to the lowest possible level by high-quality optical coatings of the lens surfaces.

Complex Electronics
for uncomplicated handling

The focusing and aperture setting functions of a SL-Summicron lens are based on a multitude of control systems and mathematical operations. The demands on the electronics are particularly high in the case of the double focusing system. 


Manual Focusing
A new experience

V1 Manual Focusing teaser 1316x878 1

SL-Summicron Lenses feature a totally new manual focusing ring construction concept. In this concept, a ring magnet with alternating north-south magnetization is embedded in the manual focusing ring. The magnetic field changes its polarity when the ring is turned. A sensor monitors the status of the magnetic field and sends the data to the main processor. The drive then shifts the lens to the corresponding focusing position on the basis of the angle of rotation and the rotational speed.

down to the smallest detail

The consistently compact dimensions, low weight, and the excellent grip and feel of the SL-Summicron lenses are particularly impressive when shooting. Thanks to the almost identical design of the Summicron-SL lenses, feeling for the MF ring is unnecessary after switching lenses and the center of gravity remains largely the same. This means that the camera always lies perfectly in the hand and makes working from a tripod much easier. 

APO Summicron SL 35   Output Querschnitt   1512x1008 BG ffffff VARIANTE 2 teaser 1316x878 1

Proofs of performance
APO-Summicron-SL 35 f/2 ASPH. in action

f/2 - 1/80s - ISO 50 - 35mm
f/2 - 1/640s - ISO 50 - 35mm
f/2 - 1/50s - ISO 50 - 35mm
f/2 - 1/1600s - ISO 50 - 35mm
SKU: 11184 Category: Tags: , , , ,
Weight 1.433 kg
Dimensions 24.638 × 16.891 × 16.637 cm

Leica APO Summicron SL 35mm F/2 ASPH. Specs


Focal Length 35mm
Maximum Aperture f/2
Minimum Aperture f/22
Lens Mount Leica L
Format Compatibility Full-Frame
Angle of View 63.4°
Minimum Focus Distance 10.63" / 27 cm
Maximum Magnification 0.2x
Optical Design 13 Elements in 11 Groups
Focus Type Autofocus
Image Stabilization None
Filter Size 67 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L) 2.87 x 4.02" / 73 x 102 mm
Weight 26.46 oz / 750 g

Packaging Info

Package Weight 3.16 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.7 x 6.65 x 6.55"

Based on 0 reviews

0.0 overall

Be the first to review “Leica APO-Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH. Lens”

There are no reviews yet.

Vendor Information

  • Vendor: Gleee
  • Address:
  • No ratings found yet!

Product Enquiry