Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro is a Manual Focus (MF) Macro Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Sony E mount cameras.
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro is compatible with cameras that have Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A7 IV, Sony ZV-E10 and Sony A1.
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro is also available in Leica M , Canon RF, Nikon Z and Leica L mounts.
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro has a fixed focal lenght of 85mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 127.5mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Alternatively, you can check the Sony FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS , Sony FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS, Zeiss Batis 85mm F1.8 in Sony E mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
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Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro MTF Charts
Below you can find the MTF chart of Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro which would give an idea of the its contrast and resolution from the center to its edges.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro has a Max Magnification Ratio of 2x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.16m.
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro has a max aperture of F5.6 and a minimum aperture of F22.
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro's optical formula consists of 13 elements in 9 groups . Special elements used in this design is 3 ED glasses.
Laowa 85mm f5.6 2x Macro is available in Black color.
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