Lens Overview - Samyang 12mm F2.8
The 12mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS Fisheye Lens for Sony E Mount from Samyang provides a 180º diagonal angle of view on full-frame cameras for an ultra-wide angle, distorted perspective that is useful for architectural interiors, landscapes and creative experimentation in any photographic application. The f/2.8 maximum aperture is effective in low-light situations and enables some measure of shallow depth of field control.
The lens's sophisticated optical design consists of 12 lens elements arranged in 8 groups including three elements made of low dispersion ED glass and two aspherical lens elements to minimize coma and chromatic aberrations. The Nano Coating System (NCS) lowers reflections to provide increased contrast. Its internal focus system enables its compact design and keeps the front element from extending during focus.
As a manual focus, manual aperture lens, it offers a wide, easy to grip focus ring and bright aperture, distance and depth of field markings. A removable petal-shaped lens hood is included.
Samyang 12mm F2.8 Latest Price
|Lens Mount||Sony E|
|Angle of View||180°|
|Minimum Focus Distance||7.9" / 20.07 cm|
|Optical Design||12 Elements in 8 Groups|
|Focus Type||Manual Focus|
|Dimensions (ø x L)||3.04 x 3.89" / 77.3 x 98.7 mm|
|Weight||18.52 oz / 525 g|
Photos Example - Samyang 12mm F2.8
|Samyang 12mm F2.8 ED AS NCS Fisheye Sony||Pentax HD DA* 11-18mm F2.8 ED DC AW||Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM|
|Name||Samyang 12mm F2.8 ED AS NCS Fisheye Sony||Pentax HD DA* 11-18mm F2.8 ED DC AW||Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM|
|Max Aperture At Min Focal||f/2.8||f/2.8||f/2.8|
|Mount Type||Sony Alpha||Pentax KAF||Canon RF|
|Lens Type||Lens Superwide||Lens Superwide||Lens Medium,lens Telephoto,lens Supertelephoto|
|Launch Date||Nov. 2014||Jan. 2019||Feb. 2019|