Samyang 10mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS CS lens announced, Price, Specs, Sample Images

Samyang 10mm f 2.8 ED AS NCS CS lens

Samyang has just announced a new wide-angle lens: Samyang 10mm 1:2.8 ED AS NCS CS. This lens is designed for APS-C cameras. This lens is an ideal tool for indoor, architecture and landscape photography. It provides an exceptionally wide field of view of up to 109.5 degrees and rectilinear image mapping function. Owing to a fast f/2.8 lens speed you can also use the lens in low light conditions as well as sports photography and photojournalism purposes. The product’s optics comprises 14 elements divided into 10 groups, this includes 2 aspherical AS lenses and one lens made of extra-low dispersion glass.

Price:

The suggested retail price for the Nikon version is £469.99 inc VAT
All other fittings carry a suggested retail price of £429.99 inc VAT

Release Date:

At the end of January, 2014.

Sample Images and Videos:

See more at Samyang website.

Specs:
Principal specifications
Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size APS-C / DX
Focal length 10 mm
Image stabilisation No
Lens mount Canon EF, Canon EF-M, Fujifilm X, Nikon F (DX), Four Thirds, Micro Four Thirds, Pentax KAF, Sony Alpha, Sony E (NEX), Samsung NX
Aperture
Maximum aperture F2.8
Minimum aperture F22.0
Aperture ring Yes
Number of diaphragm blades 6
Aperture notes Manual aperture setting via lens ring
Optics
Elements 14
Groups 10
Special elements / coatings 2 aspherical elements, 1 ED glass element
Focus
Minimum focus 0.25 m (9.84″)
Autofocus No
Full time manual Unknown
Distance scale Yes
DoF scale Yes
Physical
Weight 580 g (1.28 lb)
Diameter 86 mm (3.39″)
Length 77 mm (3.03″)
Filter notes No filter thread
Hood supplied Yes
Hood product code Integrated hood
Other
Notes Dimensions are for Nikon-mount version – other models vary
Optical Formula

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