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New Laowa lenses for Nikon Z-mount

At the 2023 Photo & Imaging show in Shanghai, Venus Optics displayed two new upcoming lenses for Nikon Z-mount: → Laowa CF 8-16mm f/3.5-5.0 C-Dreamer ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for Nikon Z-mount. → Laowa FFII 15mm f/5 Cookie lens for Nikon Z-mount. Also: the previously reported Laowa 24mm T8 2X Macro Pro2be lens for Nikon Z-mount by Venus […]

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New: Venus Optics Laowa Aurogon FF 10-50x NA0.5 Supermicro APO microscope lens for Nikon Z and F mount

Venus Optics is teasing a new Laowa Aurogon FF 10-50x NA0.5 Supermicro APO “microscope” lens for Nikom Z and F mount:

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New: Venus Optics Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF full-frame lens for Nikon Z-mount

The previously rumored Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 FF full-frame lens for Nikon Z-mount from Venus Optics is now officially announced. The price is $599. Additional information (specifications, MTF charts, lens design diagram, press release) is available here and on the official Venus Optics website. Additional pictures:

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Venus Optics to release a new Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 full-frame manual focus lens for Nikon Z-mount next week

The previously rumored Laowa Argus 28mm f/1.2 full-frame manual focus lens for Nikon Z-mount from Venus Optics is expected to be officially announced next week:

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Venus Optics announced a new Laowa Magic Shift Converter (Canon EF and Nikon F to Nikon Z with ±10mm shift capability)

Venus Optics announced a new Magic Shift Converter (MSC) that can transform normal Canon EF and Nikon F DSLR lenses into shift lenses for Nikon Z-mount mirrorless cameras with ±10mm shift capability. With the new MSC, Canon and Nikon DSLR lenses can be mounted on mirrorless Nikon Z cameras while retaining optical performance. Additional information:

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Now available: Venus Optics Laowa 58mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO full frame 2X macro lens for Nikon Z-mount mirrorless cameras

The previously rumored Venus Optics Laowa 58mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO full frame 2X macro lens for Nikon Z-mount mirrorless cameras is now officially announced: Pre-order and product page (coming soon to B&H) Sample photos Additional pictures: Additonal informtion:

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Venus Optics to announce a new Laowa 58mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2x Magnification APO Macro lens for Nikon Z-mount

As already reported, next week Venus Optics will announce a new Laowa 58mm f/2.8 CA-Dreamer 2x Magnification APO Macro lens for Nikon Z-mount. Here are  the details:

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New: Venus Optics Laowa 10mm f/4 Cookie APS-C mirrorless pancake lens for Nikon Z-mount

The previously rumored new Laowa 10mm f/4 Cookie APS-C mirrorless pancake lens for Nikon Z-mount by Venus Optics is now officially announced (the world’s widest rectilinear pancake lens):

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