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Compare Laowa 15mm f/4 1:1 Macro vs Tamron 24mm F/2.8 vs Canon RF 35mm F1.8 IS STM Macro

Reviews

Neo score
50%
78%
71%
Pros
  • 1:1 reproduction
  • One of the widest macro lens for FF
  • Unique +/- 6mm shift feature
  • Sharp from f/2.8
  • 0.5x reproduction
  • Light in the hand
  • Weather-sealed
  • Optically stabilized
  • 0.5x reproduction ratio
  • Good image quality
Cons
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • No EXIF communication
  • Slow autofocus
  • High distortion
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Not the highest build quality

Price

MSRP
499 USD
500 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
14 blades
7 blades
9 blades
Colors
Black
Black
Black
Form Factor
Ultra Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Image Size
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Physical aperture ring
Lens Mount
Canon EF-mount, Leica L-mount, Nikon F-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sony A-mount, Sony E-mount
Sony E-mount
Canon RF-mount
Motor
Micromotor
Stepper motor
Optical Formula | Elements
12 elements
10 elements
11 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
9 groups
9 groups
9 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
Three high refractive and one ED element groups
Low-dispersion and aspherical elements + BBAR and fluorine coatings groups
1 aspherical element, Super Spectra Coating groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
77 mm / 3.03 in
67 mm / 2.64 in
52 mm / 2.05 in
Size | Diameter
84 mm / 3.31 in
73 mm / 2.87 in
74 mm / 2.91 in
Size | Length
65 mm / 2.56 in
64 mm / 2.52 in
63 mm / 2.48 in
Weight
410 g / 14.49 oz
215 g / 7.60 oz
305 g / 10.78 oz

Function

Angle Of View
110.6° Diagonal | 100.4° Horizontal | 77.3° Vertical
84.1° Diagonal | 73.7° Horizontal | 53.1° Vertical
63.5° Diagonal | 54.4° Horizontal | 37.8° Vertical
Aperture
f/4 ~ f/32
f/2.8
f/1.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
No
Yes
Yes
Focal Length
15 mm
24 mm
35 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
No
Yes (5 stops)
Weather Resistance
No
Yes
No

Performance

Max Magnification
1x
0.5x
0.5x
Min Focus Distance
470 mm / 18.50 in
120 mm / 4.72 in
170 mm / 6.69 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Lens hood included
Debut
2015-06-23
2019-10-23
2018-09-05
Made In
China
Model Name
F051
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