Venus Optics announced the Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF lens. The US price for Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF is USD 599 for all mounts (Sony FE / Nikon Z / Canon RF / L mount). Pricing may vary in different countries. Venus Optics lenses are sold at Adorama and B&HPhoto.
The Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF has a modern take on the classic and versatile 28mm focal length. Rendering impressive sharpness and optical performance even at wide-open. Work beautifully as an everyday lens in the day and in low-light situations as well. The slightly wider AoV(compare to 35mm and 50mm) can be handy when doing street, landscape, and even environmental portraits. A 62mm filter thread is available for any screw-in filters, giving photographers the option to create shallow DoF images even when the sun is up. The lens itself is only about 562g and 68.5 x 106mm in size. Making it an excellent travel companion.
Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF Lens Specifications
|Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF
|Angle of View
|13 elements in 7 groups(2 ED glass and 2 UHR glass)
|Min. Shooting Distance
|Sony E/ Nikon Z/ Canon RF/ L mount