Samyang has introduced a new manual focus lenses for full frame DSLR cameras, the Samyang 20 mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC. (There’s also a cine version, the T1.9). The company says the lens is compatible with 10 camera mounts: Canon EOS, Nikon AE, Pentax K, Sony alpha, Canon M, Fujifilm X, Samsung NX, Sony E, FT, MFT.
The lens has 13 elements in 12 groups, including two aspherical lenses and three extra-low dispersion lenses to minimize aberration and unnecessary light dispersion, delivering high resolution from centre to corners of the image, notes Samyang.
Closest focusing is 0.2 m.
The lens is scheduled to be available in September.