Samyang lenses are known for what they can deliver through their lens. Samyang produces unbelievable light lens that produces incredible performance. It may not provide sharpness from edge to edge, but image quality and image stabilization is unquestionable. This article brings you the latest news from Samyang, who have launched two new manual focus lens; Samyang MF 14mm f/2.8 Mark II and the Samyang MF 85mm f/1.4 Mark II.
Samyang Lenses Review
These lens are perfect for shooting videos mainly because of its aperture ring and weather sealing feature. The best part of both lens is, they cover the full frame cameras like Canon EF, Sony E, Canon M, Nikon F, Micro Four Third lens mounts and Fujifilm X. These Samyang lenses are perfect for shooting landscapes, astrophotography and even interiors and architectures.
Bokeh Effect with Samyang lenses
In terms of creating a Bokeh effect, these Samyang lenses produce excellent Bokeh, due to the 9-rounded aperture blades. The result is smooth and backgrounds are just right! If you are into creating time lapse videos, then these Samyang lenses are not going to disappoint you. There are three categories which provide the best result for a time lapse video; Samyang lenses for Canon, Samyang lenses for Nikon and Samyang lenses for Sony A7III.
On top of this, Samyang MF 85mm f/1.4 Mark II is also equipped with shooting portraits. The image quality is solid, creating the desired depth of field.
The Samyang lenses also have a minimum focus distance of just 0.28m and together with its angle of view, allows photographers to create compositions with a dramatic twist. Their unique wide angle lens also enables you to play with perspectives.
If you are still not convinced about the “wow” factor of these Samyang lenses, then you might want to think again. These lens have the next generation environmental seals. They are location in the area of the lens mount so as to prevent any infiltration of water, dust or moisture particles. The body has an additional layer of protection, which protects the lens in adverse weather conditions.
If you have been using Samyang lenses for some time now, don’t forget to try these. Samyang specializes in lenses with fixed focal length and has a variety of lens mount. These Samyang lenses could therefore easily be the ideal choice for you.
Let us know if you have any questions.
Is Samyang same as Rokinon?
No, Rokinon are not a part of Samyang, nor does the company manufacture lenses. But the company has a long term distribution partnership for Samyang lenses in parts of North and South America.
Where are Samyang lenses made?
Samyang lenses are made in Korea. Samyang Optics Co. Ltd. Is a Korean company which was established in 1972. It also manufactures lens for other brands. Samyang lens list is huge and comes in varying prices and features.
Are Samyang lenses better than Tamron?
Samyang are not an easy lens to work with, but it provides good sharpness and image quality if you are a professional. Having said this both Tamron and Samyang are good lens, depending on your usage and image/video requirement.