Venus Optics has officially unveiled and started selling the new Laowa 85mm F5.6 Ultra Macro APO manual macro lens for Sony, Nikon, Canon and Leica M mirrorless cameras. Photos, optical layout and lens specifications have been published.
MTF plots and optical design
Laowa 85mm F5.6 Ultra Macro APO Specifications
|Sensor format:||full frame|
|Focal length:||85 mm|
|Bayonets:||Sony FE, Nikon Z, Canon RF and Leica M|
|Optical design:||9 elements in 13 groups|
|Special optical elements:||3 extra fine|
|Minimum focusing distance:||16.3 cm|
|Viewing angle:||28.55 °|
|Filter thread diameter:||46 mm|
|Dimensions:||Ø53 x 81 mm (Sony E)|
|Weight (with two covers and hood):||310g (Canon RF), 314g (Nikon Z), 291g (Sony FE), 289g (Leica M)|
What are the prices?
The lens is already available to order from Venus Optics for $ 449 (for Canon RF, Nikon Z, Sony E) and $ 499 (for Leica M).