Is Samyang 14mm good?

Is Samyang 14mm good?

The Samyang 14 is quite sharp in the center at f/2.8 and has very usable sharpness across the entire full frame sensor image circle at this wide open aperture. The full frame corners are just slightly soft, but they are quite good, especially for a lens this wide.

Is Samyang 14mm full frame?

Although it can be used on both ‘full frame’ and APS-C DSLRs, Samyang’s 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC lens is best suited to ‘full frame’ DSLRs, where it covers a maximum angle of view equal to 115.7 degrees and can focus down to 0.28 meters (28 cm).

Is Samyang and Rokinon the same?

If you’re living in the U.S., you might be more familiar with names like Rokinon and Bower, possibly wondering if it’s the same lens as Samyang. In short: Yes. To be clear, Rokinon is not owned nor is part of Samyang, nor does Rokinon manufacture the lenses.

Is Samyang 14mm same as Rokinon 14mm?

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 (same company as Rokinon, under a different name) Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8. Irix 15mm f/2.4.

Is Samyang 14mm autofocus?

Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 Overview Offering a super wide field of view along with an autofocus design, the AF 14mm f/2.8 FE from Samyang is a prime wide-angle lens for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras.

Is Samyang compatible with Canon?

The Canon EF mount Samyang 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC Lens is a prime standard wide-angle lens designed for both full-frame and APS-C sized sensors; when used with an APS-C sensor the 35mm-equivalent focal length is 56mm….Samyang 35mm f/1.4 Specs.

Focal Length 35mm
Weight 1.56 lb / 710 g

Is Rokinon a good brand?

Rokinon (Samyang) has long been recognized for their good value lenses, lenses producing good image quality with very-attractively-low prices. Features typically excluded from these lenses in order to keep prices low have included autofocus and, usually, an electronic aperture.

What are 14mm lenses good for?

With a 114 to 115.7-degree view (depending on the brand) when mounted on a full-frame camera, this lens works as well capturing vast landscape and nightscape images in a single shot as it does capturing environmental portraits in even the tightest of spaces (from as close as 11 inches between the lens and the subject).

Are Samyang lenses reliable?

Samyang is the manufacturer and, especially in the North America region, Rokinon is the brand you will most readily find. Rokinon is renowned for offering decent quality lenses with especially good image quality at remarkably-low prices.

Is Bower the same as Rokinon?

Samyang = Rokinon = Bower. The cosmetics and branding is different. I think since then, it’s evolved a bit. They’re using different brands in different regions.