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Venus Optics unveils Laowa 15mm F4.5 ‘Zero-D’ Shift lens for full-frame cameras

Venus Optics has announced the release of the Laowa 15mm F4.5 Zero-D Shift, a new lens that takes the crown as the widest shift lens for full-frame

Venus Optics brings its Laowa 9mm T2.9, 12mm T2.9 and 15mm T2.1 cine primes to Canon RF mount

Venus Optics has announced it’s now adding a Canon RF lens mount option for three of its ultra-wide cinema primes: the 9mm T2.9 ‘Zero-D’ lens,

Venus Optics unveils Laowa 14mm F4 ‘Zero-D’ lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras

Venus Optics has announced the release of its latest lens, the Laowa 14mm F4 FF RL ‘Zero-D’ lens for full-frame mirrorless camera systems. The compact ultra-wide-angle

Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2x Ultra Macro APO Lens for Micro Four Thirds

Venus Optics launches Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2x Ultra Macro APO lens for Micro Four Thirds. The Laowa 50mm F2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO is claimed

Cine versions of Laowa ultra-wide lenses released for three sensor formats

Venus Optics has announced three additions to its cine range of lenses that each gives users an angle of view equivalent to a 15mm lens

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Lens for Canon RF and Nikon Z

The Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens is now available for Canon RF and Nikon Z mounts. In addition to Canon EF, Nikon

Venus Optics Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 Review

There are wide lenses, ultra-wide lenses, and then there’s the Venus Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 ($849). Its angle of view is grander than any other full-frame

Venus Optics announces Laowa 4mm F2.8 lens with 210º FOV for MFT camera systems

Venus Optics has announced the pricing and availability of its Laowa 4mm F2.8 Circular Fisheye lens for Micro Four Thirds (MFT) camera systems. When placed on

Laowa 17mm f/4 Zero-D GFX Lens for Fujifilm GFX Cameras

The new Laowa 17mm f/4 Zero-D GFX is the World’s widest native lens for Fujifilm GFX cameras. Despite the extreme specifications, Venus Optics have managed

Laowa Optics brings two full-frame lenses to Canon RF, Nikon Z mounts

Venus Optics has announced that it’s adding more mounting options for two of its full-frame mirrorless lenses: the Laowa 15mm F2 Zero-D lens and the

Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 and Laowa 15mm f/2 Zero-D Lenses for Nikon Z and Canon RF

Venus Optics officially announced the Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 and Laowa 15mm f/2 Zero-D lenses for Nikon Z and Canon RF mounts. Laowa 15mm f/2 is

Using the Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D for Fujifilm X in Barcelona

A few months ago, we travelled to Barcelona for the launch of Panasonic’s Lumix S1 and S1R. Although Mat had been there before for business many

Laowa 17mm f/4 GFX Zero-D Lens to be Released Soon, Price $1,249

The Laowa 17mm f/4 GFX Zero-D  lens is a super wide-angle zero-distortion lens designed for Fujifilm medium format cameras. The lens offers 13.5mm focal length in full

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2x Macro APO – Review / Test Report

Introduction Over recent years, we’ve seen a flood of fully manual focus lenses – some more interesting than others. However, at the end of the

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2x Ultra-Macro APO Lens Price

Venus Optics revealed the price and availability for the Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2x Ultra-Macro APO lens. According to this the Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Ultra Macro

Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D Lens Now Available for Micro Four Thirds

The Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D lens is now available for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. Offering a 100-degree field of view and close-to-zero distortion, this

Venus Optics officially announces Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 FE Zoom Lens

Venus Optics officially announces Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 FE Zoom lens. Designed primarily for travel photography, this is currently the widest zoom lens available for Sony full frame E-mount

Comparing 5 Top Wide-Angle Astrophotography Lenses

If you want to shoot sharp photos of stars, it helps to have the right lens for the job. After all, a good lens during

Venus Optics Announces Four New Lenses

Venus Optics has announced four new lenses – the Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 FE Zoom, 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO,  17mm f/4 GFX Zero-D and 4mm f/2.8

Top 29 Best Sony E FE Mount Lenses 2018

As we’ve reviewed the majority of Sony E-Mount and FE mount lenses to date, we thought we’d pop the 29 top scoring lenses into a

Laowa C-Dreamer 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D Review

Here we have yet another groundbreaking lens from Laowa Venus Optics, the C-Dreamer 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D for APS-C format. This is a very, very wide

Too Good To Be True? Laowa ‘Zero’ Distortion Lineup

Venus Optics, the manufacturer behind the ‘Laowa’ branded camera lenses, have recently launched two unique wide angle prime lenses with a unique ‘Zero-D’ feature. ‘Zero-D’

Venus Laowa 15mm f/2 FE Zero-D Review

Laowa continues to release new, exciting lens designs, this time offering an ultra-wide 15mm lens for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras, but with the added

Laowa 15mm f/4 Wide Angle Macro Review

Introduction There really is no other lens quite like the Laowa 15mm f/4 Wide Angle Macro lens. We’re not commenting specifically on its quality (keep

Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro Review

Introduction Why would you buy a manual focus only lens when there are other similar lenses available at the same price that feature autofocus? It’s

Laowa 7.5mm f/2 MFT C-Dreamer Review

Introduction Laowa may not be a well-known player to most of you but recently they caused quite some stir with their Laowa 105mm f/2 STF

Venus Optics announces Laowa 7.5mm F2 for MFT and 15mm F2 FE Zero-D

Venus Optics has announced the new Laowa 7.5mm F2 and 15mm F2 FE Zero-Dlenses. The Laowa 15mm F2 FE Zero-D is the world’s fastest lens for

Venus Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Review

Another Kickstarter lens project brings us the 12mm f/2.8 rectilinear lens from Venus Lens. That is, not a fish-eye, but the widest lens so far

Laowa 105mm f/2 T3.2 Smooth Trans Focus Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness throughout Sublime bokeh High-quality construction Flare-free Very low CA Very low distortion … Read full post here: https://www.ephotozine.com/article/laowa-105mm-f-2-t3-2-smooth-trans-focus-lens-review-29301

Venus LAOWA 15mm F4 Wide Angle Macro quick review

Things we like: Very close focus (1:1 macro) Sharp in the center, even wide open Well built and smooth focusing Shift option is useful for