Venus Optics has introduced a brand new Laowa 6mm F2 Zero-D lens for Micro 4 Thirds (MFT) digital camera programs. The lens affords a 12mm full-frame equal discipline of view and is a stills model of the previously-released 6mm T2.1 Cine lens for MFT digital camera programs.

The lens is guide focus, however options electrical contacts for transmitting EXIF knowledge to the digital camera physique and controlling the digital aperture. It is constructed of 13 components in 9 teams, together with two aspherical components, has a 9cm (3.5”) minimal focusing distance, makes use of a five-blade aperture diaphragm and makes use of a 58mm entrance filter thread.

Under is a gallery of pattern pictures, supplied by Venus Optics:

The Laowa 6mm F2 Zero-D measures 61mm (2.4”) in diameter by 52mm (2.1”) lengthy and weighs roughly 188g (6.4oz). You may order one now from Venus Optics’ on-line store for $499. Pricing will range in numerous areas of the world.