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

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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 APO lens will be available from late May 2019 with a price tag of $449.

The 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Macro is the 2nd member of Laowa 2:1 macro line-up. This new 100mm lens can cover full frame sensor size and focus from 2:1 magnification to infinity. The lens has a similar physical size to other 100mm Macro lens in the market but its wider magnification range allows macro photographers to capture subjects at any sizes. This 100mm f/2.8 lens can also focus to infinity and serve as a portrait lens with exceptional optics quality.

There are 12 elements in 10 groups optics and the bright f/2.8 aperture along with the circular aperture renders softly diffused bokeh and isolates the subject from its background.

The Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro APO lens is available in Canon EF, Nikon F and Sony FE mount. Venus Optics lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H.

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

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

Name Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO
Image Circle 35mm
Type Telephoto Prime Macro
Focal Length 100mm
APS Equivalent 1.5x: 150mm; 1.6x: 160mm
Max Aperture f/2.8
Min Aperture f/22
Diaphragm Blades 9 (Canon); 7 (Nikon); 13 (Sony)
Lens Construction 12 elements in 10 groups
Diagonal Angle of View(Based on image circle) 24.4 degrees
Focus Details Internal; Manual Focus only
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System n/a
Closest Focus 24.7cm / 9.72 in.
Magnification Ratio 2.0x / 2:1
Filter Size 67mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 125mm x 72mm / 4.9 in. x 2.8 in.
Weight 638g / 22.5 oz
Notes Available Mounts: Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony FE.
Typical Online Price US$449

First review of the new Venus Optics Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2x Ultra-Macro APO lens can be found here.

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