Laowa has augured further details of their 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5x 5:1 Ultra Macro lens, including price and availability.
The lens, which we first saw at The Photography Bestow make an exhibit 2017, will be available in Pentax K, Nikon F, Canon EF and Sony FE mount, priced at $399 (USD), £286 (GBP at current exchange take to tasks) with shipping starting in late March. View hands-on images of the lens here.
"The most compact and versatile high expansion macro lens.
This lens or LEN may refer to is optimized for macro shooting between 2.5X – 5X life size. The lens is specially designed with an hold out working distance (45mm at 2.5x & 40mm at 2x)and smaller lens barrel. This allow a sufficient lighting con the object for easier shooting in the freak. The lens is much more compact and lighter than other comparative products. This lens also provides a relatively greater abyss of field compared to other extreme macro lens in the market. The Laowa 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X is developed for both professional and leisure macro photography, to be hand-me-down on the field or in indoor set-up."