Laowa 90mm F2.8 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens for Sony E-mount

Venus Optics announces Laowa 90mm F2.8 2x Ultra Macro APO lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras. The US price of the macro lens is $499 and available for Sony E mount.

 are sold at Adorama and B&H

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”

Laowa FF II 90mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2X Lens Images and Specs

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.

 are sold at Adorama and B&H

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 announced Laowa 15mm f/4.5R Zero-D Shift Lens for Sony FE

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).  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.

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Venus Optics announced Laowa 20mm f/4.0 Shift lens for Sony FE

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).  are sold at Adorama and B&H Continue reading “Venus Optics announced Laowa 20mm f/4.0 Shift lens for Sony FE”

New Laowa FF S 20mm F4.0 C-Dreamer lens coming on March 28th

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.  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

Laowa 7.5mm T2.9 Zero-D S35 Cine Lens for Sony E-mount

Venus Optics has announced the Laowa 7.5mm T2.9 Zero-D S35 Cine, price tag $699, the world’s widest Super35 prime lens for Sony E-mount.

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.

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Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 Review : “Competent and affordable lens within its niche”

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 :

Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens for Sony E: $499 at B&HAdorama.

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””

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

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Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens for Sony E now Available for Pre-order

The new Venus Optics Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens for Sony E-mount is now available for pre-order. The price of the lens is $499 and available at B&HAdorama.

Pre-order links:

Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens for Sony E: $499 at B&HAdorama.

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