Category Archives: Third party lenses

Just released: the Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4.5 Zero-D Shift lens is now available also for Pentax K-mount

The Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4.5 Zero-D Shift lens was announced last year and was initially only available for Canon EF, Nikon F, Canon RF, Nikon Z, and Sony FE mounts (see previous coverage of this lens). Venus Optics just released the Pentax K-mount version of the 15mm f/4.5 Zero-D Shift lens and pre-orders are already open: B&H Photo Laowa […]

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Released: Meyer Optik Görlitz Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 II lens for Pentax K-mount

The new Meyer Optik Görlitz Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 II lens for Pentax K-mount is now released and available for pre-order: Mounts: Canon EF, Fuji X, Leica M, M42, MFT, Nikon F, Pentax K, Sony E Aperture: f1.9 – f16 Focal length: 75mm Filter diameter: 52mm Minimum object distance: 0,75 m Rangefinder Coupling for Leica: no […]

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Venus Optics to announce a new Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens for Pentax K-mount

Today Venus Optics announced the previously rumored Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens for Pentax K-mount. Pre-orders are now open at the Laowa official online store (with international shipping). US retailers (Adorama, B&H) usually open their pre-orders in a week or two after the announcement. Here are the lens details:

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Venus Optics to announce a new Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens for Pentax K-mount

Venus Optics will launch a new Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens for Pentax K-mount. Here are the lens details:

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Three Laowa macro lenses for Pentax K-mount are now on sale in the US

Venus Optics is currently running a promotion on some of their Laowa macro lenses for Pentax K-mount in the US until September 14: Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro (original: $399, sale: $359) Laowa 15mm f/4 Wide Angle Macro (original: $499, sale: $449) Laowa 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro (original: $399, sale: $349) The full line of […]

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The new Meyer Optik Görlitz Lydith 30mm f/3.5 II lens for Pentax K mount is now available for pre-order

The new Meyer Optik Görlitz Lydith 30mm f/3.5 II lens for Pentax K mount is now available for pre-order in the US. Additional information on the new Meyer Optik Görlitz Lydith 30mm f/3.5 II lens can be found here and here. Via LeicaRumors

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Irix to release a new lens

Irix has a teaser for a new lens – here is the video (Irix lenses are available also for Pentax K-mount):

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