Venus Optics released another interesting lens at an affordable price, the Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X Macro APO.
Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X Macro APO MFT and specifications:
|Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X Macro APO|
|Angle of view||24.4°|
|Aperture||f/2.8 – 22|
|Lens Structure||14 elements in 10 groups|
|Min. Focusing Distance||17cm|
|Mount||Fuji-X/ Canon EOS-M / Sony E|
Venus Optics announce pricing and availability of Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X macro lens, a compact macro lens with 2:1 magnification and invisible CA
Anhui China, Jan 24, 2020 – Venus Optics, the Chinese camera lenses manufacturer endeavoring in crafting unique manual lenses that no two alike, unveil the pricing and availability of the highlighted product in 2020: Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X macro APO. It is the first macro lens that Venus Optics specially design for mirrorless cameras with APS-C sensors. Looking at market offerings which can focus up to 1:1 at most, the Laowa macro lens is the only APS-C mirrorless lens in the market that is capable of achieving a 2:1 magnification. Despite its unique specifications and features, Venus Optics has decided to keep the lens reasonably affordable at US $399 (ex-VAT) only. Pricing varies in different countries. It comes with Fuji X, Sony E & EOS-M mounts.