Laowa 85mm is world’s smallest 2x macro lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras

Laowa 85mm macro lens
(Image credit: Venus Optics - Laowa Lenses)

Laowa are considered to be one of the most innovative lens companies around, and their latest 2X Ultra Macro 85mm F/5.6 APO lens proves just that. The premium lens manufacturers have been around since 2013 and endeavoring to invent the most unique lenses. 

This new compact mirrorless full-frame macro lens comes with 2x magnification providing a wider range of flexibility for macro photographers while lightening the load of your gear bag. The 85mm will weigh only 259g/9.1oz, little but no doubt fierce!

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.