Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Ultra Macro APO Review

July 1, 2020 | Tim Coleman |

Main Rivals

Listed below are some of the rivals of the Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Ultra Macro APO.

Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8L MACRO

The new Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8L MACRO is a specialist portrait and product lens for full-frame Canon DSLR cameras. This professional L-series lens offers tilt, shift and rotate movements, plus 1:2 macro functionality. Read our Canon 90mm tilt shift lens review now, complete with full-size sample images...

Fujifilm XF 80mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro

The Fujifilm XF 80mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro is a new dedicated 1:1 macro prime lens for Fuji's X-series compact system cameras. Offering an effective focal range of 122mm in 35mm terms, the Fujifilm XF 80mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro also features built-in optical image stabilisation and a 9-bladed aperture. Read our Fujifilm XF 80mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro review with full-size sample images now...

Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro

The Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro is the only lens in the world to offer 2:1 life size reproduction, yet it only costs £369. Is there a catch? Read our in-depth Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro review to find out...

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm f/2.8 Macro

The M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm f/2.8 Macro is a macro lens for the Micro Four Thirds system. Offering an effective focal length of 120mm, the Olympus 60mm lens offers a maximum reproduction ratio of 1:1 and is dust- and splashproof. Read our Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm f/2.8 Macro review to find out if it's a must-have lens for all Micro Four Thirds users.

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS

The Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS is a brand new macro lens for the Sony Alpha full-frame compact system camera range. Read our Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS review to find out if this new prime lens is a must-have for Sony Alpha full-frame owners...

Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (Model F017)

The Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (Model F017) is the third version of Tamron's classic macro lens. Read our Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (Model F017) review to find out if this is the best one yet...

Voigtlander 110mm F2.5 Macro APO Lanthar

The Voigtlander 110mm F2.5 Macro APO Lanthar is a true 1:1 macro lens for Sony's 35mm full-frame E-mount camera system. The manual-focus Voigtlander 110mm F2.5 also features 10 aperture blades for better bokeh, superlative build quality, an aperture ring and a 35cm / 13.7" minimum focus distance. Read our Voigtlander 110mm F2.5 Macro APO Lanthar review now...