Category Archives: Samyang

Samyang to announce a new MF 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens

Samyang is going to announce a new MF 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens. Here is the leaked press release:

Also posted in Rokinon | Tagged | Leave a comment

Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 F lens for Nikon F-mount announced

The previously rumored Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 F full frame lens for Nikon F-mount is now officially announced. This is the first autofocus lens for Nikon F-mount. For pricing and availability check B&H and Adorama (not available at the time of this post). Technical specifications, MTF charts and additional info can be found at NikonRumors: Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 F full frame […]

Posted in Samyang | Tagged | Leave a comment

For next week: new product announcements from Nikon, Leica, Panasonic, Samyang, DJI and Delkin

   Several major announcements are rumored for next week: August 21st: Leica M10-P New Insta360 camera New Delkin “premium” XQD memory cards August 23rd: New Nikon mirrorless system Panasonic LX100 Mark 2 DJI Mavic 2 drone Announcement date not confirmed yet: Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 lens for Nikon F-mount

Also posted in DJI, Leica, Nikon, Panasonic | Leave a comment

Samyang is not working with Venus Optics (Laowa) on a new FE shift adapter

Ther are some made up rumors circulating the Web again about Samyang working together with Venus Optics (Laowa) on a new FE shift adapter. Venus Optics confirmed that such partnership never existed. Venus Optics already sales several different Laowa lens adapters (more information is available here).

Also posted in Venus Optics | Tagged | Leave a comment

Samyang will start making autofocus lenses for Nikon F-mount (AF 14mm f/2.8)

As already reported a few years ago, Samyang will start making autofocus lenses for Nikon F-mount and the first lens will be the AF 14mm f/2.8 (already available for Canon mount). Samyang also has the AF 85mm f/1.4 EF lens for Canon EF mount. The official announcement will most likely be next week. Source: Nokishita, Via: NikonRumors Like the new Samyang/Rokinon Lenses […]

Posted in Samyang | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Samyang developing 50mm anamorphic cinematographic lens

  The Korean Film Council (KOFIC) published a press release confirming the development of a Samyang anamorphic cinematographic lens (originally reported on July 1st here and on Facebook). From the press release: “Anamorphic lens is an optical lens that compresses and converts wide-angle and wide-angle scenes into a standard-sized film area”. Samyang already has the XEEN […]

Posted in Samyang | Tagged | Leave a comment

New Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 EF lens for Canon EF mount announced

The previously rumored Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 EF lens for Canon EF mount is now officially announced. The US price is $749 (for comparison the Canon 85mm f/1.4 lens is priced at $1,599). Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 EF lens specifications:

Posted in Samyang | Tagged | Leave a comment