Laowa 85mm f/5.6 Macro APO 2:1, compact size and Macro 2x for full frame

Among third-party optics manufacturers Venus Optical has forged a solid reputation, particularly in the field of Macro lenses. The manufacturer continues on the marked path and announces the launch of the new member of the family of high magnification ratio optics: Laowa 85mm f/5.6 Macro APO 2:1.

It is currently the the most compact macro lens with full-frame coverage on the market: among the peculiarities also the apochromatic design to maximize the definition and contrast of the image.

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The Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO offers an angle of view of 28.55 and was born as an optic optimized for the narrow draw of mirrorless cameras. Here is a summary of the main data.

The most compact full-frame macro lens on the market
Weight equal to only 252 grams
2:1 maximum magnification ratio with a minimum focusing distance of just 16.3cm
Optical design 13 elements in 9 apochromat groups (3 ED elements)
Internal focus
Available in rangefinder version for Leica M


  • 449.00+VAT (Canon RF/ Nikon Z/ Sony E)
  • 499.00 + VAT (Leica M)

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