This exciting prime lens provides ultra wide-angle coverage up to 113° angle of view (100° on MFT system). The tiny size & light weight match perfectly with mirrorless cameras and are suitable for use with gimbals. The new Cine version comes with standard 0.8 mod gears on both aperture and focus rings. A standard 55mm filter thread is designed to mount screw-in filters easily. 2 aspherical elements plus 3 extra-low dispersion elements successfully correct chromatic aberration, realize close-to-zero distortion & deliver excellent corner to corner sharpness.
The new Laowa 9mm covers up to Super 35 sensor size. Despite offering a 113° distortion-free field of view, we have managed to compress the size to the minimal of its class. The compact size and lightweight make it extremely flexible for various settings. A T2.9 large aperture is also extremely useful for filmmakers to shoot under low light situation and controlling depth of field.
The new Laowa 9mm Cine lens works well with Super 35, APS-C and Micro Four Thirds cameras and acheive a field of view of 120° (Super 35 sensor), 113° (APS-C) and 100° (MFT)
The lens optimized the design for film and video production. Hugely improve efficiency and achieve a smoother workflow.
In addition to the ultra-wide-angle field of view, it also delivers exceptional image quality with the best distortion control in its class. This close-to-zero distortion (Zero-D) design is extremely useful when shooting architectural, aerial and indoor footages.
T2.9 fast aperture & extremely short focusing distance
Including a pair of aspherical elements and three extra-low dispersion elements, the 13 elements in 9 groups optical design successfully controls both spherical and chromatic aberrations to the minimal. Bright T2.9 maximum aperture is well-suited for work under low-light condition. Focusing as close as 4.7″ (12cm), it allows filmmakers to compose with more flexibility and control shallow depth of field with wider perspective .
Every one of our Laowa Cine Lenses comes with a genuine Pelican case for hassle-free transporation.