Technical Data Files
Leica Vario-Elmar-SL 100-400 f/5-6.3 - Technical Data
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Order No.  
Black, anodized 11 191
View angle (diagonal/horizontal/vertical)
Full-frame (24 x 36 mm) 100 mm: 23.8°/19.9°/13.3° │ 400 mm: 6.4°/5.3°/3.5°
Lens system  
Number of lenses/assemblies 22/16
Position of the entrance pupil before the bayonet  100 mm: 106 mm │ 400 mm: 479.9 mm
Focus range 100 mm: 1.10 m to ∞ │ 400 mm: 1.59 m to ∞
Setting Choose automatic (Autofocus) or manual mode on the camera
Smallest object field  Full-frame: 100 mm: 224 mm x 335 mm │ 400 mm: 98 mm x 148 mm
Largest scale 100 mm: 1:9.3 │ 400 mm: 1:4.1
Setting/Function Electronically controlled aperture, setting on the camera, half or third values can also be set
Smallest aperture 22
Bayonet Leica L bayonet fitting with contact strip
Firmware Lens firmware can be updated via the camera
Coating Hydrophobe Aqua-Dura® coating on external lenses
Material Magnesium and aluminum full-metal housing, black anodized, dust and splash water protected
Housing The lens comes equipped with a tripod clamp and detachable tripod shoe. Only this specific tripod clamp must be used for shoots with tripod to avoid damage to the bayonet of the camera.
Filter thread E82
Lens hood Male bayonet for lens hood (included in the scope of delivery) 
Length  Approx. 198 mm/253 mm (without/with lens hood) 
Diameter Approx. 88 mm/97 mm (without/with lens hood) 
 Weight Approx. 1530 g/1620 g (without/with lens hood)