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Additional information on the upcoming Venus Optics lenses (Laowa/Argus)

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by NikonRumors.com (@nikonrumors) on Jan 19, 2020 at 4:39pm PST First, the first Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4.5 W-Dreamer full frame shift lens specifications: Rectilinear ultra-wide-angle Lens 17 elements in 11 groups 110º FOV 682g +/- 11mm shift range Available in Nikon F and Z […]

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Now available: Laowa 4mm f/2.8 Fisheye lens for Sony E, Fuji X, and Canon EF-M mounts

Two weeks ago I reported that the Laowa 4mm f/2.8 Fisheye lens will be available also for Sony E, Fuji X, and Canon EF-M mounts. The new lenses are already listed on Laowa’s website and are available for purchase (more information can be found here). Additional pictures of the lens can be found here. Laowa […]

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First pictures of the new Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4.5 W-Dreamer shift lens

First pictures of the new Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4.5 W-Dreamer shift lens (not yet available/announced): Via Weibo

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New: Laowa 12mm t/2.9 Zero-D Cine lens

  The new Laowa 12mm t/2.9 Zero-D Cine lens is currently available to order on the official Venus Optics website. US pricing is $1,499 (pricing varies in different countries, check page for details). Technical specifications and press release:

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The Laowa 4mm f/2.8 Fisheye lens is coming also for Sony E, Fuji X, and Canon EF-M mounts

The Laowa 4mm f/2.8 Fisheye lens from Venus Optics is coming also for Sony E-mount, Fuji X-mount, and Canon EF-M mount (the lens is already available for MFT, more information can be found here). Here are the basic specifications:

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Venus Optics announced Laowa 12mm f/2.8, 25mm f/2.8 and 100mm f/2.8 lenses for Canon RF and Nikon Z mounts

Venus Optics announced today that they are adding the Nikon Z and Canon RF variants to three of their popular lenses: Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Zero-D (additional info) Laowa 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro (additional info) Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro (additional info) Lens specifications:

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The new Laowa 17mm f/1.8 MFT lens from Venus Optics is now officially released

  The previously reported Laowa 17mm f/1.8 MFT lens from Venus Optics is now officially released. The price is $149 and pre-orders are now open. Additional information:

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