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Compare Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 vs Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Zero-D

Reviews

Neo score
40%
50%
Pros
  • Widest rectilinear zoom lens for FF
  • Good build quality
  • One of the widest rectilinear FF lens
  • Solid build quality
  • Low distortion
  • Reasonably sharp
Cons
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • No front filter
  • Optically weak
  • Lacks front filter thread

Price

MSRP
699 USD
849 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
7 blades
7 blades
Form Factor
Ultra Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Ultra Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Image Size
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Physical aperture ring, Distance scale, DoF scale
Physical aperture ring
Lens Mount
Leica L-mount, Nikon Z-mount, Sony E-mount
Canon EF-mount, Canon RF-mount, Leica L-mount, Nikon F-mount, Nikon Z-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sony A-mount, Sony E-mount
Optical Formula | Elements
14 elements
16 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
10 groups
10 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
1 ED and 2 aspherical elements groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
37 mm / 1.46 in
Size | Diameter
70 mm / 2.76 in
75 mm / 2.95 in
Size | Length
91 mm / 3.58 in
83 mm / 3.27 in
Weight
496 g / 17.53 oz
609 g / 21.52 oz

Function

Angle Of View
130.4° Diagonal | 121.9° Horizontal | 100.4° Vertical (wide) ~ 100.5° Diagonal | 90.0° Horizontal | 67.4° Vertical (tele)
122.0° Diagonal | 112.6° Horizontal | 90.0° Vertical
Aperture
f/4.5–5.6 ~ f/22
f/2.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
No
No
Focal Length
10 mm ~ 18 mm
12 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
No
Weather Resistance
No

Performance

Max Magnification
0.25x
0.2x
Min Focus Distance
150 mm / 5.91 in
180 mm / 7.09 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Debut
2018-04-20
2016-07-26
Made In
China
China
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