The AstrHori 18mm f/8 2x periscope probe macro APS-C lens is 38 cm long

Feb 1, 2024
Sagiv Gilburd

Any fan of macro photography knows about AstrHori’s probe lenses. AstrHori is not the first company to create a probe lens; that would be Laowa…

AstrHori’s new 25mm f/2.8 full-frame lens offers 2-5x macro zoom

Jan 19, 2024
John Aldred

AstrHori has announced their new 25mm f/2.8 Macro 2-5x lens (buy here). It’s a full-frame lens designed for hardcore – but low-budget – macro lovers….

AstrHori new 28mm f/13 2x Macro Periscope lens sees round corners

Nov 30, 2023
John Aldred

AstrHori, one of only two companies that seem to make macro probe lenses, has just announced its newest. It’s an updated model of the company’s…

AstrHori AH-M1 is an inexpensive tiny on-camera light meter

Nov 13, 2023
John Aldred

AstrHori has announced a new black version of the AstrHori AH-M1 light meter. Designed for use in the camera’s hotshoe, it was originally announced in…

Toy photography dream lens: Astrhori 18mm f/8 macro probe lens review

Aug 20, 2023
Anna Bitanga

It’s been five years since the first probe lens by Laowa was launched with a hefty price tag ($1,449.00). But now, a newcomer lens manufacturer…

AstrHori’s second probe lens is an 18mm f/8 2x Macro for APS-C mirrorless

May 30, 2023
John Aldred

Following up on the release of AstrHori 28mm f/13 probe macro lens (buy here), AstrHori has released a second probe lens. This time, it’s the…

AstrHori announces 12mm f/2.8 Fisheye, 18mm f/8 Shift and 85mm f/1.4 AF lenses for full-frame mirrorless

Dec 13, 2022
John Aldred

It looks like last week’s rumours of a couple of new AstrHori lenses proved out. Not only that, but there’s a third one, too, and…

Holiday Gift Guide – The best and strangest new lenses of 2022

Dec 13, 2022
John Aldred

It’s December again, which means lots of us are sitting there wondering what to buy for ourselves or the photographer in our lives this holiday…

Leaks show new AstrHori 18mm f/8 Shift and 12mm f/2.8 Fisheye RF mount lenses on the way

Dec 6, 2022
John Aldred

It looks like Chinese lens manufacturer AstrHori has a couple of new lenses on the way for mirrorless systems, including the Canon RF mount. The…

AstrHori releases pictures and specs of upcoming 105mm f/2.8 tilt-shift macro lens

Nov 24, 2022
John Aldred

105mm (and 100mm) f/2.8 macro lenses are pretty common. They’ve been the go-to macro lens for many Nikon and Canon shooters in the past and…