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List of products by brand LAOWA



  • It is an optics manufacturing company that was established in Hefei an eastern city of China in 2013. Its founder was Dayong Li. The company was created to develop and produce a portfolio of unique, practical and affordable photographic optics, with its own design that stands out. Their head office is currently located in Hong Kong, although they also have more offices in the US.
  • The company is currently engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of camera lenses. They also distribute their products in more than 40 countries around the world. They want to create optics that are more affordable. In 2016 they decided to create a crowdfunding platform to help them fund the creation of new lenses.



  • Dayong Li is an engineer and graduated in optoelectronic engineering from Beijing Institute of Technology. He is currently the brand's chief optics designer. He is renowned for the creation of his unique optics. The key to Dayong Li's success is that he maintains a constant connection with the photography and filmmaking community, listening to their needs and ideas in order to transform them into new unique optics designs.


  • In February 2014 they released the Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X ultra macro lens, which became the world's first 2:1 macro lens with a focus range from 2:1 magnification ratio to infinity focus.
  • Subsequently, they introduced another exceptional lens with the title of "World's First" the Laowa 15mm f/4 wide-angle macro lens. This stands out as the world's widest 1:1 macro lens.
  • In 2017, they introduced the world's widest f/2 optic for Micro Four Thirds sensors, followed by another member of the same near-zero distortion range, the Laowa 15mm f/2 Zero-D designed for use on Sony E mounts.


  • You can explore all the optics available for rent that Camaleón Rental offers in the lenses rental link. Also in the spherical lenses hire link you can see the other brands we have available. In addition, you can see the Laowa lenses available for rent at the Laowa lenses rental link.

Laowa 12mm T2.9 Zero-D Cine PL Rental

  • The Laowa 12mm T2.8 Zero-D PL lens we offer for rent, is the widest t2.9 lens available that covers full frame sensors and vision view, this makes it one of the most ideal wide angle options for film cameras. Its angle of view is 122º. It has 7 aperture blades. Its length is 87mm and it weight 675g. The front diameter is 102mm.

Laowa 24mm T14 2X Periprobe Rental

  • The Laowa 24mm T14 2X Periprobe lens available for rental uses PL mount. Its angle of view is 85º and a working distance of about 2cm. The lens is capable of rotating up to 360º along the axis. It is manufactured for use on full frame sensors only. It has a weight of 770g. It has 7 aperture blades.

Laowa 24mm f/14 Macro Probe Rental

  • It is a tubular lens with a focal length of 24mm and a magnification ratio of 2:1. Its design allows you to access places inaccessible with traditional macro optics. In addition, the lens is waterproof. It has an angle of view of 85º and its mount is PL. Its weight is only 474g.