Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens Review

Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO is specially designed for Full Frame mirrorless cameras. Here is the latest full in-depth review from Opticallimits.

Available for Sony E-mount the US price of this lens is $499 and available at Adorama and B&H. Like most Laowa ultra macro lenses, the Laowa 85mm f/5.6 focuses from infinity to 2x. The working distance at 2x is at a comfortable 69mm. Check out the Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens Review details with hands-on videos. Continue reading “Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens Review”

Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens Officially Announced

Venus Optics officially announced the Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens for Sony E-mount. The US price of this lens is $499. The new Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens for Sony E-mount is now available for pre-order at Adorama and B&H.

Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens Specifications

  • Name LAOWA 85mm f/5.6 2X Ultra Macro APO
  • Focal Length 85mm
  • Max. Aperture f/5.6
  • Angle of View 28.55°
  • Format Compatibility Full Frame
  • Lens Structure 13 elements in 9 groups (3 ED glasses)
  • Aperture Blades 7
  • Min. Focusing Distance 16.3cm
  • Max. Magnification 2:1
  • Filter Thread Ф46mm
  • Dimensions Φ53mm×81mm (Sony E)
  • Weight (with lens cap, rear cap and lens hood) Canon RF: 310g / Nikon Z:
  • 314g/ Sony FE:291g /Leica M: 289g
  • Mounts Canon RF/ Nikon Z/ Sony E/ Leica M

Venus Optics lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H. Continue reading “Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens Officially Announced”