August 12, 2022

Venus Optics announce new Laowa Argus 45mm f/0.95 FF lens

Weight.
About 835g/ 1.84 pound( Without lens hood & & both front cap and back cap).

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

Venus Optics, the business behind Laowa lenses has just announced the release of their latest full frame lens in the Argus series. Its a 45mm f/0.95 and according to the business, provides a field of view that is attractive and natural to human eyes. They go on to state that “With the very shallow depth of field at f/0.95, it quickly creates a romantic and dreamy rendering.”

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

Format.
Complete Frame.

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

Focus type.
Manual Focus.

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

Max aperture
f/0.95.

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

Optics.
13 elements in 9 groups( Aspherical Lens * 1, ED glass * 1, UHR glass * 3).

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

The internal focusing design also lowers focus breathing. It is, however, like most Laowa lenses, manual focus.

Venus Optics Announce New Laowa Argus 45mm F/0.95 FF Lens

With an optimum aperture of f/0.95, the depth of field on this aspherical full-frame lens is exceptionally shallow. Not only will it provide wonderfully dreamy bokeh, but is also helpful for shooting in challenging low-light conditions, permitting lower ISO.

Laowa Argus 45mm f/0.95 FF is currently available to buy from the Venus Optics site and authorized resellers.The US price for Laowa Argus 45mm f/0.95 FF is currently $799.

Lens type.
Standard.

Mount.
Sony E, Nikon Z, Canon R.

Measurements.
About 76.8 mm * 110mm (3.02 x 4.3 “).

Min aperture.
f/16.

It has a de-click aperture ring setting for videographers, and internal focusing to minimise dust and to work much better with external filters. The internal focusing design likewise minimizes focus breathing. When moving the focus from one things to another, it gets rid of the distraction of the changes in the angle of view. Together with the precise 300 ° focus thread makes it become the perfect lens for videography. It is, nevertheless, like most Laowa lenses, manual focus.

Minutes focus range.
50cm (19.7”).

The angle of view stands at 51.3 degrees, similar to the natural angle of view of the human eye. The lens provides “unbelievable sharpness and high-contrast images even when large open while obtaining precise colour and minimal distortion.”

Aperture blades.
15.

Angle of view.
51.3 °.

Focal length
45mm

Venus Optics, the company behind Laowa lenses has actually just announced the release of their newest full frame lens in the Argus series. Its a 45mm f/0.95 and according to the company, provides a field of view that is appealing and natural to human eyes. They go on to state that “With the very shallow depth of field at f/0.95, it quickly produces a dreamy and romantic making.”