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Venus Optics Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Lens for Micro Four Thirds

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Venus Optics Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Lens for Micro Four Thirds
Key Features
  • Micro Four Thirds System
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • Three Extra-Low Dispersion Elements
  • Maximum Magnification: 2:1
Distinguished by its close-focusing capabilities, the Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO from Venus Optics is a 100mm-equivalent prime lens designed Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras. Offering an impressive 2:1 greater-than-life-size maximum magnification, along with a 5.3" minimum focusing distance, this lens excels with close-up subject matter. Designated an apochromat, the optical design incorporates a series of extra-low dispersion elements to control color fringing and chromatic aberrations in order to achieve high clarity and accurate color rendering. Additionally, the lens features a manual focus design, a seven-blade diaphragm, and incorporates a CPU for Exif data transfer and to permit camera-based aperture control.
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Venus Optics Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2x Ultra Macro Overview

Distinguished by its close-focusing capabilities, the Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO from Venus Optics is a 100mm-equivalent prime lens designed Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras. Offering an impressive 2:1 greater-than-life-size maximum magnification, along with a 5.3" minimum focusing distance, this lens excels with close-up subject matter. Designated an apochromat, the optical design incorporates a series of extra-low dispersion elements to control color fringing and chromatic aberrations in order to achieve high clarity and accurate color rendering. Additionally, the lens features a manual focus design, a seven-blade diaphragm, and incorporates a CPU for Exif data transfer and to permit camera-based aperture control.

Portrait-length prime is designed for Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras and provides a 100mm equivalent focal length.
Featuring an apochromatic designation, this lens uses a trio of extra-low dispersion elements to effectively eliminate chromatic aberrations and color fringing for greater clarity and accurate rendering.
Greater-than-life-size 2:1 maximum magnification pairs with a 5.3" minimum focusing distance, and 2.2" minimum working distance, to suit working with close-up subjects.
Manual focus design, along with focus distance and depth of field scales, aids in precise focusing control.
A seven-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality.
Integrated CPU permits camera-based aperture control and also transfers Exif data from the lens to the camera.

Venus Optics Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2x Ultra Macro Specs

Focal Length50mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 100mm)
Maximum Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/22
Lens MountMicro Four Thirds
Lens Format CoverageMicro Four Thirds
Angle of View24°
Minimum Focus Distance5.31" / 13.5 cm
Maximum Magnification2x
Macro Reproduction Ratio2:1
Optical Design14 Elements in 10 Groups
Diaphragm Blades7
Focus TypeManual Focus
Image StabilizationNo
Filter Size49 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)2.11 x 3.11" / 53.5 x 79 mm
Weight8.47 oz / 240 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.145 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8 x 4.5 x 4.1"

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