Category Archives: Yongnuo

Yongnuo is working on a new 12-35mm AF zoom lens

It seems that Yongnuo will soon announce their first AF zoom lens with a 12-35mm internal zoom. The minimum focusing distance of the new lens will be 0.25 meters. The lens will have an SCU option (super close-up). Stay tuned for more details. Here is the leaked lens design diagram:

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Additional information on the Yongnuo YN 16mm f/1.8S DA DSM lens for Nikon Z and Sony E mount

Here is some additional information and updated specifications for the upcoming Yongnuo YN 16mm f/1.8S DA DSM lens for Nikon Z and Sony E mount:

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The Yongnuo YN 20mm f/1.8S DF DSM full-frame mirrorless lens will be announced by the end of the year

Yongnuo confirmed on Chinese social media that the previously reported YN 20mm f/1.8 full-frame mirrorless lens will be announced by the end of the year (2022). The new lens will be first available for Sony E-mount. Other versions of the lens will be released later. The lens design (see above) shows a second (aperture?) ring […]

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First leaked Yongnuo YN 16mm f/1.8S DA DSM lens specifications (for Nikon Z and Sony E mount)

Here are the first leaked specs for the upcoming Yongnuo YN 16mm f/1.8S DA DSM lens for Nikon Z and Sony E mount (the official announcement is coming soon): Made out of metal Lightweight and compact design Weight: 310g Minimum focusing distance: 0.17m Lens hood included Automatic/manual custom buttons Weather resistant design In the US […]

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Updated Yongnuo 85mm f/1.8S DF DSM lens coming soon

Yongnuo will soon announce a new and improved version of their 85mm f/1.8S DF DSM lens – here are the details (the previous version was announced back in 2020):

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The Yongnuo 85mm f/1.8 lens is the third best lens ever tested at DxO Mark

The Yongnuo 85mm f/1.8 lens is the third best lens ever tested by DxO Mark… yes, this sub $400 lens is better than all Zeiss lenses and many other high-end lenses. Only the Nikon NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct and Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM A lenses scored better (the Yongnuo 85mm f/1.8 lens […]

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The new Yongnuo 16mm f/1.8 full-frame AF mirrorless lens is coming soon (for Nikon Z and Sony E mount)

Here is another picture of the upcoming Yongnuo 16mm f/1.8 full-frame AF mirrorless lens (previously reported here): The new lens will be available for Nikon Z and Sony E mounts. Stay tuned for updates. In the US Yongnuo lenses are sold at Adorama, B&H, and Amazon. New Yongnuo 16mm f/1.8 mirrorless lens coming soon

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Yongnuo YN 50mm f/1.8S DF DSM full-frame lens for Sony E-mount now available, Yongnuo FE 85mm f/1.8 DF DSM lens tested at DxOMark

The new Yongnuo YN 50mm f/1.8S DF DSM full-frame lens for Sony E-mount is now available at B&H Photo and Amazon. Additional information on the lens can be found here:

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