The 12-24mm f/5.6 zoom is an ultra-wide zoom lens designed for mirrorless cameras. With an angle of view from 84° to 121°, the lens can be very useful for multiple scenarios. It also has a fixed f/5.6 maximum aperture throughout the whole zoom range which gives the photographer much greater control over the photo. The lens is relatively lightweight in its class. It is compressed to be around 3.3″/ 84mm long and weighs about 1.09lbs/ 497g. The lens is also compatible with 77mm filters (With the lens hood) and has a 15cm close-focusing distance. Easily creating interesting shots with good background separation. Like many of the Laowa lenses, this wide-angle lens also renders stunning 10-point sunstars. Continue reading “Venus Optics Laowa 12-24mm f/5.6 C-Dreamer Lens Announced”
The lens is constructed of 13 elements in 10 groups, including three extrea-low dispersion (ED) elements. It features a 13-blade aperture diaphragm, has an aperture range of F2.8, uses a 67mm front filter thread and has a minimum focusing distance of 20.5cm, at which it offers 2x magnification. Continue reading “Laowa 90mm F2.8 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens for Sony E-mount”
First images and specifications of the Laowa FF II 90mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2X Lens have been leaked online. Venus Optics will announce the new Laowa FF II 90mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2X Lens for Sony E mount. The lens will also available for Canon RF, Nikon Z, Leica L mounts. The officiall announcement will be on May 23, 2022.
Here are the leaked images and specifications of the upcoming Laowa FF II 90mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2X Lens.
Laowa FF II 90mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2X Lens Specs
- 13 sheets in 10 groups (3 ED lenses and 3 high-refractive)
- 13 diaphragm blades
- Shortest shooting distance 20.4cm
- Filter size 67mm
- Size 74 x 120mm
- Weight 619g
- mount Sony E / Canon RF / Nikon Z / Leica L
Venus Optics has announced the release of Laowa 15mm F4.5R Zero-D Shift lens. The lens will be available in 8 mounts including Canon EF and RF, Nikon F and Z, Sony E, Pentax K, L mount and Fujifilm G mount (via an adapter). Laowa Lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H.
Laowa 15mm f/4.5R Zero-D Shift Lens Key Features
- 14-Pointed Sunstars
- World’s Widest Shift Lens for Full Frame Cameras
- ±11mm Shift Amount
- “Zero” Distortion
- Top-Notch Image Quality
- Extremely Close Focusing Distance
- 360° Rotation
- Special Design Lens Support* *Not included, sold separately.
Venus Optics announces 20mm f/4 ‘Zero-D’ Shift lens. The US price of the lens is $1,299. An optional lens support system, which will keep the lens in place while shifting your camera, is also available for an additional $249.
The lens will be available in 8 mounts including Canon EF and RF, Nikon F and Z, Sony E, Pentax K, L mount and Fujifilm G mount (via an adapter). Laowa Lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H. Continue reading “Venus Optics announced Laowa 20mm f/4.0 Shift lens for Sony FE”
Venus Optics is rumored to announce a new Laowa FF S 20mm F4.0 C-Dreamer lens on March 28th. The wide-angle lens offer 82mm circular filter. Price is uknown at the moment. Laowa Lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H.
With the introduction of LAOWA brand relatively affordable shift lenses, you can feel free to try them out, unlike the expensive shift lenses made by camera makers.
Venus Optics already has the Laowa 15mm f/4.5 Zero-D Shift lens.
- Laowa FF S 20mm F4.0 C-Dreamer SHIFT lens (for Sony E-mount)
- 82mm circular filter
- hood can rotate 360° to reduce the appearance of flare ghosts
Offering a wide angle of view of 123 degrees, the Laowa 7.5mm T2.9 Zero-D S35 Cine provides a broad perspective and is designed for shooting in limited space or for filming establishing shots.
Here is the latest in-depth review of Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens for Sony E-mount. Opticallimits tested the Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 lens and below you can see their verdict :
Venus Optics lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H. Continue reading “Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 Review : “Competent and affordable lens within its niche””
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”