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Samyang 16 mm f/ 2.0 ED AS UMC CS Lens

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Samyang 16 mm f/ 2.0 ED AS UMC CS lens

Samyang 16 mm f/ 2.0 ED AS UMC CS lens

Samyang 16 mm f/ 2.0 ED AS UMC CS lens

Samyang 16 mm f/ 2.0 ED AS UMC CS lens

Optical design

Samyang 16 mm f/ 2.0 ED AS UMC CS optical design

Format: APS-C (crop)

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Canon EF, EF-S, Sony A / Minolta A, Nikon F (FX, DX), 4/3 (Four/Thirds), Pentax K, Samsung NX, Micro 4/3, Sony E, Canon EF-M

First year of production: 2013

Optical design: 13 elements in 11 groups (2As+1ED)

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Average price: $470


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Additional information:


The Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS is a wide-angle fast manual focus prime lens for digital SLR and mirrorless APS-C/DX and MFT-4/3 cameras.

The optical scheme comprises 13 elements in 11 groups, including two aspherical elements. An antireflective multilayer UMC coating is applied to the lens' elements. The lens features a metal lens body and bayonet mount.

The AE version is designed for the Nikon F bayonet only and is much more expensive.

Additional information:

  • Rollei bayonet mount / Voigtländer QBM

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Posted by: dv   Date of publication: 29.05.2013

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