Samyang unveiled a new lens. This time it is relatively wide, and at the same clear lens 20 mm f / 1.8 ED AS UMC version of the film and photography.
In mid-July Samyang has announced that for five consecutive weeks will present new . The manufacturer first showed the film Xeen telephoto 135 mm T / 2.2, then informed about the date of the entry lens 50 mm f / 1.4, the first glass manufacturer equipped with autofocus. Last week, while Samyang showed the model 35 mm f / 1.2 ED AS UMC CS in two versions – film and photographic. Similarly, the lens Samyang 20 mm f / 1.8 ED AS UMC, which also will be available in two versions – one designed for photographers, and other filmmakers. In both cases we are dealing with a full-frame, full-speed manual lenses.In the case of the optical system we are dealing with 13 elements arranged in 12 groups. Among them, there are 2 aspherical lenses and 3 extra-low dispersion to minimize aberration and unwanted light scattering, providing a focus on the entire width of the frame. In turn, the minimum focusing distance of only 20 cm. In the case of the lens film Samyang 20mm T1.9 ED AS UMC, aperture is slightly smaller than the version of the photo. The manufacturer not yet announced when we can expect delivery lenses, or what will be their suggested retail price. This we should know soon. Source: press release