Leica TL, black anodized finish
SKU: 799429181468 Mfg Code: 18146
Leica Camera proudly presents the Leica TL, a new camera model based on the Leica T. The Leica TL-System advances the performance, usability and flexibility of the Leica T with additional features and design changes. The Leica TL is the only system in its class that combines groundbreaking design, craftsmanship and instinctive use for the most enjoyable and rewarding experience in photography.
The TL-System offers the user an experience that is unforgettably new yet aligned with Leica’s longstanding ideology of focusing on the essentials. The expansive system of TL lenses and accessories such as the Visoflex electronic viewfinder, M-Adapter L, R-Adapter L, SF 40 and SF 64 flashes all enhance the shooting experience while providing the user with more avenues for creativity. The Leica TL cameras will be available in black anodized, silver anodized and new titanium anodized colors.
- Selection of extraordinary autofocus TL-Lenses, offering a wide range of focal lengths and speeds
- An innovative modern system that also permits access to the legendary M and R lenses via adapters
- Outstanding craftsmanship - unibody aluminum design
- Easy and instinctive use with touch screen control
- Minimalist design with new curving chamfered edges on titanium model
- User-friendly and user-customizable menu
- 32 GB built-in storage
- TL-App on Apple App Store and Google Play makes it easy to share pictures
- New accessories - functional camera protectors and carrying straps
- Faster autofocus performance, especially in AF-C mode
- Large, high-resolution touch screen and simple layout with just four physical controls
- New features in iOS App & brand new Android App
- New OIS Function via Leica SL OIS-equipped lenses
- Extremely robust - Unibody design crafted from a single block of aluminum, assembled and polished by hand
- Made in Germany
LEICA TL - MINIMALIST DESIGN & EASY TO USE
The Leica TL simplifies photography with its 3.7“ high resolution touchscreen and four physical controls. It adapts to any shooting situation and allows the user to switch between automatic and manual modes easily. The easy to use touchscreen allows the user to focus and compose a picture simply by touching the screen. With the menu clearly displayed, it makes using the camera intuitive and accessible.
LEICA TL - MyCamera
One of the unique features of the Leica TL is it allows the user to have customizable settings under MyCamera menu. This allows the user to program the camera according to their photographic needs. These settings can be changed just as easily by long-press touching and dragging on the screen.
LEICA TL - BRILLIANT PICTURES
The Leica TL captures sharp, brilliant pictures with high contrast and vivid color while providing fast, precise and virtually silent focusing and displaying the image in an instant. It also allows the user to switch to full HD video simply by switching on the camera and pressing the dedicated movie button. With a built-in storage of 32GB, the user doesn’t have to worry about forgetting an SD card.
LEICA TL - SHARING IN A SNAP!
With integrated Wi-Fi, the Leica TL allows the photographer to shoot and shares pictures and videos via e-mail, Facebook and other social networks. With its wireless transmission, the Leica TL makes it possible to send pictures directly from the camera to a smartphone, tablet or computer. For iOS and Android devices, this is possible by downloading the free Leica TL app.
LEICA TL - REMOTE FUNCTION
The remote function of the Leica TL app allows the user to connect a smartphone or tablet to the camera wirelessly and use it as a remote electronic viewfinder for the Leica TL. This allows the user to set the shutter speed, aperture and activate the shutter release remotely. This added versatility is incredibly helpful for selftimer shots, group portraits and shooting from unusual angles or from a tripod.
LEICA TL - LENSES
Leica TL owners have access to the TL-lens portfolio which offers a wide range of focal lengths and aperture speeds. In addition, Leica M and R lenses can be used on the Leica TL with an adapter.
Lens Connection Leica L bayonet fitting with contact strip for communication between lens and cameras Lens System Leica TL lenses and Leica M lenses using Leica M Adapter L Sensor CMOS sensor, size APS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm) with 16.5/16.3 million pixels (total/effective), format aspect ratio 3:2 Resolution JPEG:4928 x 3264 (16 megapixels), 4272 x 2856 (12.2 megapixels), 3264 x 2160 (7 megapixels), 2144 x 1424 (3 megapixels), 1632 x 1080 (1.8 megapixels), DNG: 4944 x 3278 pixels Picture data file formats / compression rates Selectable: JPG Superfine, JPG Fine, DNG + JPG Superfine, DNG + JPG Fine Video Recording Format MP4 Video resolution / frame rate Selectable: 1920 x 1080 p, 30 fps or 1280 x 720 p, 30 fps Storage media 32 GB internal memory; SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards, multimedia cards ISO range Automatic, ISO 100 to ISO 12500 White balance Automatic, presets for daylight, cloud, halogen lighting, shadow, electronic flash, two manual settings, manual color temperature setting Autofocus system Contrast based Autofocus metering methods Single point, multiple point, spot, face detection, touch AF Exposure modes Automatic program, aperture priority, shutter speed priority, manual setting, scene exposure modes: Fully automatic, sport, portrait, landscape, night portrait, snow/beach, fireworks, candlelight, sunset Exposure metering Multiple field, center weighted, spot Exposure compensation ±3 EV in 1/3 EV increments
Three pictures in graduations up to ±3 EV, adjustable in 1/3 EV increments Shutter speed range 30 s to 1/4000 s Picture series Approx. 5 FPS, 12 pictures with constant picture frequency, then depending on memory card properties Flash modes Automatic, automatic / red eye reduction, always on, always on / red eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync / red eye reduction Flash exposure compensation ±3 EV in 1/3 EV increments Flash synchronization Sync time: 1 / 180 s
Guide number of built-in flash unit
for ISO 100
Recovery time of built-in flash unit Approx. 5 s with fully charged battery Monitor 3.7’ TFT LCD, 1.3 million pixels, 854 x 480 per color channel Self timer Selectable delay time 2 or 12 s WLAN Complies with IEEE 802.11b/g/n standard (standard WLAN protocol), channel 1-11, encryption method: WiFi compatible WPA / WPA2, access method: Infrastructure operation Power supply Leica BP-DC 13 lithium ion battery, rated voltage 7.2 V, capacity 985 mAh (based on CIPA standard); approx. 400 pictures, charging time (after total discharge); approx. 160 min Connections Micro USB port (2.0 High Speed), Leica flash interface with integrated connection for optional accessories; battery charging via USB connection with possible with max. 1A Charger Leica BC-DC13, input: AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz, automatic reversing, Output: DC 8, 4V 0, 65A, Weight: approx. 90g, Dimensions: approx. 96 X 68 X 28 mm Body Leica unibody solid aluminum design, two removable dummy plugs for carrying strap and other accessories, ISO flash shoe with center and control contacts for connection of more powerful external flash units, or for attaching the Leica Visoflex electronic viewfinder Tripod thread A 1/4 DIN 4503 91/4”) Dimensions 134 x 69 x 33 mm Weight Approx. 384 g / 339 g (with / without battery Items supplied Camera body, carrying strap, 2 carrying strap release pins for detaching the carrying strap, battery (Leica DP-DC13), charger (Leica BC-DC13) with 6 adapter plugs, USB cable Software Included 90 day trial subscription to Adobe® Creative Cloud Photoshop & Lightroom®. Warranty 2 years