Lens Laowa Venus Optics 50 mm T2,9 Macro APO Cine for Micro 4/3

The Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine is the first 2:1 film lens on the market that is compatible with the Micro 4/3 system and features an apochromatic (APO) system to minimise chromatic aberration and distortion. Sharpening from a minimum distance of just 13.5cm combined with 2x magnification makes the glass ideal for macro photography and filming.

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Description

The Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine is the first 2:1 film lens on the market that is compatible with the Micro 4/3 system and features an apochromatic (APO) system to minimise chromatic aberration and distortion. Sharpening from a minimum distance of just 13.5cm combined with 2x magnification makes the glass ideal for macro photography and filming. The classic fiftieth is also perfect for working on portraits with blurred backgrounds. As befits a piece of equipment designed with filmmakers in mind, there is a stepless aperture adjustment and gears that are compatible with popular follow focus systems. In the set you will also get a solid transport case.

Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4_3

Main Product Features

  • apochromatic 50mm fixed focal length lens
  • portable and lightweight (weighs 289g including lens back and front covers)
  • compatible with the Cine Micro 4.3.3.0 lens
  • compatible with cameras and camcorders equipped with Micro 4/3 socket
  • a great choice for video makers and photographers alike
  • Apochromatic optical system (APO) to minimise chromatic aberration and distortion
  • First on the market in the field of lens design
  • the industry’s first 2:1 reproduction ratio film lens for the Micro 4/3 system
  • sharpening at a minimum of 1:1
  • sharpening from a minimum distance of only 13.5cm
  • optimal performance at both zoom and telephoto settings
  • optimal performance at both infinity focus and minimum focus distance
  • Relative brightness of T2.9
  • Improved performance at infinity focus distance
  • stepless aperture ring adjustment for smooth control
  • optimised performance at both infinity and focus distance
  • optical system composed of 9 elements in 7 groups
  • 3 elements in the optical system for smooth control
  • 3 optical elements made from high quality ED glass
  • Focus rings for smooth, precise control
  • focus and aperture rings equipped with gears compatible with follow focus systems (0.8 MOD)
  • there is a 49 mm diameter thread for the lens.
  • 49mm diameter thread for convenient filter mounting
  • decals for the lens
  • shields on the front and back of the lens to protect the lens
  • sealed lens caps included
  • A weatherproof carrying case included

Unique 2:1 reproduction scale

The family of reliable products from Venus Optics Laowa has just expanded with another unique Macro glass. It is the first film lens on the market with a 2:1 reproduction scale, created especially for the Micro 4/3 system. You can achieve double the image magnification with a minimum focusing distance of only 13.5 cm. This way you won’t miss the finest details when filming or photographing small objects, insects or plants.

Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4_3

Unparalleled APO system

The Venus Optics Laowa 50 mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine for Micro 4/3 is a lens with exceptional sharpness. The apochromatic optical system here consists of 9 elements divided into 7 groups. 3 elements are made of high-quality ED glass. This design almost completely eliminates the occurrence of bothersome chromatic aberrations. True-to-life photographs will be full of detail, contrast and deep colours. Post-production of images taken with the Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine for Micro 4/3 will be a pure pleasure!

The king of portraits

Macro filming and photography is not the only superpower of the Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4/3. The infinity focus capability and 50mm focal length will be perfect for portraits – both static and video. The glass will produce eye-pleasing background blur. This is the perfect lens for vloggers to capture great portrait shots and b-roll footage, as well as sharp close-ups.

Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4_3

Built for filmmakers

The Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine for Micro 4/3 is a lens that was created specifically with filmmakers and video makers in mind. The focus and aperture rings are equipped with 0.8 MOD gears, which are compatible with the most popular follow focus systems. The manufacturer has also taken care of stepless adjustment. Thanks to it, you can smoothly and noiselessly change the aperture value during video recording. All these solutions will certainly facilitate work on the film shots.

Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4_3

Solid-case

Included with the Venus Optics Laowa 50 mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4/3 you will receive a robust carrying case. Its resistance to harsh weather conditions and precision-cut compartment will ensure safety and peace of mind when travelling with every filmmaker and photographer’s precious ‘jars’.

Specification

  • model: Venus Optics Laowa 50mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine for Micro 4/3
  • mount: Micro 4/3
  • focal length: 50 mm
  • T-Stop range: T2.9 – T22
  • Aperture control
  • Aperture control: continuously variable
  • focusing: manual
  • field of view: 24º
  • imaging area: 21.6 mm
  • optical design: manual
  • optical design: 9 elements in 7 groups (including 3 elements made of ED glass)
  • number of blades
  • number of aperture blades: 7
  • minimum focusing distance: 13.5 cm
  • maximum reproduction ratio: 2 x
  • filter diameter: Ø49 mm
  • dimensions: Ø58 x 83 mm
  • weight: 289 g (with front and back cover)
  • colour: black

Kit contents

  • Venus Optics Laowa 50 mm T2.9 Macro APO Cine lens for Micro 4/3
  • sealed carrying case
  • decal for the front of the lens
  • decal for the back of the lens

Additional information

Brand

Laowa