Is this the ‘widest’ lens in the world?

The Venus Optics ultra-wide 4mm Fisheye lens is now available is 3 new mounts – Fuji X, Sony E, and EOS-M. At a 210 degree field of view, this is one of the widest lenses available in the market.

The lens has 7 elements in 6 groups, weighs 135 grams and minimal focus distance of 8cm. With such a short focal length and f2.8, you get everything in focus. Below is a few images provided by the company:

As you can see, it is possible to make a 360-degree panorama with just 2 shots. The lens gives you a proper circular fish-eye look. It is on sale for $199 from Laowa’s website. Below is a video of the lens attached to a DJI Inspire X5.

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