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Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS – Announced!

Product Summary

Overview

This bright ultra wide angle lens was designed with utmost diligence. Its optical formula is based on 13 elements arranged in 11 groups, including one ED-type lens of extra low dispersion ratio, one aspherical lens and one hybrid aspherical. Costed with multi-layer anti-reflective UMC coating to ensure good transmission of light. Solid build quality & optical parameters make this lens attractive tool both for professional and amateur photographers. This lens is for mainly architecture and landscape shooting.

Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS is designed for digital SLRs and mirrorless compact cameras equipped with APS-C sensor. Will be available for  Canon EF and M, Nikon F, Sony A and E, Pentax K, Fujiifilm X, Samsung NX, MFT and Four Thirds.

Photos taken by Samyang 16mm F/2.0 on Flickr

Samyang 16mm F/2.0 Specifications

Focal Length 16 mm
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 24 mm
Aperture Maximum: f/2
Minimum: f/22
Camera Mount Type Nikon AE
Format Compatibility Nikon AE Camera
Angle of View 83.1deg.
Minimum Focus Distance 7.87″ (20 cm)
Groups/Elements 11/13
Diaphragm Blades 8
Image Stabilization No
Autofocus No
Tripod Collar No
Filter Thread Front: 77 mm
Dimensions (DxL) 3.39 x 3.42″ (86 x 86.9 mm)
Weight 1.26 lbs (0.57 kg)

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Available for preorder at Amazon  AdoramaB&H