More lenses for your mirrorless from Samyang!
Samyang are to release two new lenses this Spring, the 8mm T3.1 UMC VDSLR lens and the 12mm f2 NCS CS lens. Both are lens which are specifically designed for cropped sensor mirrorless cameras such as the popular fujifilm X range and sony E mount cameras.
Want a fisheye lens for movies? Look no further! The Samyang 8mm VDSLR houses integrated gearing for both the aperture (declicked and silent) and focus control. Optical performance is enhanced with the inclusion of superior coatings and aspherical elements (11 elements in 8 groups, 2 aspherical). The 8mm VDSLR is designed to fit the following mirrorless camera mounts; Canon EOS-M, Sony E, Samsung NX and Fujifilm X. Available in April 2014. Price to be confirmed.
The Samyang 12mm f2 NCS CS is an ultra compact prime lens which is also designed for a selection of mirroless cameras including MFT, Fujifilm X, Sony E, Samsung NX and Canon EOS M. Provides an ultra wide angle of view (18mm on APS-C format), great for those architectural and landscape shots. The f2 aperture offers fantastic optical performance even in low light situations. Available April 2014, price yet to be confirmed.