• Venus Optics Unveils Automatic Aperture Version of 7.5mm f/2 MFT

    6 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Venus Optics has launched a version of the Laowa 7.5mm f/2 for Micro Four Thirds that includes a chip that provides metadata in EXIF as well as allows aperture control digitally through the camera.
    Originally launched in 2017 , Laowa claimed the 7.5mm f/2 MFT was the widest rectilinear f/2 lens for micro four thirds. The company claims that this is still the case to date. This new version has the same optical structure as the standard version but reduces the number of aperture blades from seven to five in order to allow the lens to produce 10-point sun stars.
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