Calling all creative minds, we are proud to present our #laowa4mm photo contest. We would love to see the wonderful photos you have captured with the Laowa 4mm f/2.8 Fisheye lens and get inspired! Enter the contest for a chance to win one of three Laowa 9mm f/2.8 lenses!

How to participate:

  1. Make sure you followed both @venuslaowa on Instagram and “Laowa by Venus Optics” on Facebook.
  2. Post a circular fisheye photo taken with Laowa 4mm f/2.8 fisheye lens on either your Instagram or Facebook account. 
  3. Hashtag both #laowa & #laowa4mm in the caption. Give a reason of why you like this lens.(Be creative. We love creative ideas!).
  4. A winner in each phase will be awarded a Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D lens in the mount that you want!

Selection Criteria: 50% Photo skills & technique; 50% Creativity & Uniqueness


  1. The photographer must be the author of the picture submitted.
  2. A photo can only be entered once. However, the number of photos each person can submit is not limited.
  3. Picture submitted more than once will be removed from the contest.
  4. Participants cannot submit a picture that has been part of the previous phase.
  5. Do not crop-in, de-fish, stitch or add watermarks onto the image. Keep the photo with black circular frame retained. Minor cropping and color adjustments are permitted.
  6. We accept photos from all kinds of micro-four thirds cameras and drones.
  7. Please be reminded to keep the original image for further verification test.
  8.  In case of submission via Instagram tag, all images must be post to a valid Instagram account as public content. Private profiles will not be allowed participation.
  9.  The contest period will run from 8/8/2019 to 31/12/2019, dividing into 3 phases:
    Phase I 8 Aug – 30 Sep 2019
    Phase II 1 Oct – 15 Nov 2019
    Phase III  16 Nov – 31 Dec 2019
  10.  Submission closes at 23:59(gmt+8) on the last day of each phase. Winner will be announced in a week on Laowa’s official accounts.
  11.  Venus Optics reserve all rights to use winning images for further promotional purpose.
  12. The terms and conditions of this contest are subject to change without any prior notice.
  13. All disputes are subject to Venus Optics jurisdiction.

So grab your camera – or maybe your drone – and snap the angle that no one else has imagined!

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