The Samyang 16mm T2.2 VDSLR ED AS UMC CS II Cine Lens is a wide-angle lens optimized for digital cinematography. The lens produces an image circle that will cover APS-C sized sensors or smaller. The focus and aperture rings feature industry-standard 0.8 pitch gearing for attaching a follow focus unit. The aperture ring is also de-clicked to allow for smooth iris pulls while shooting. Focus, aperture, and depth of field markings are on the side of the lens to aid focus pullers, who typically operates on the side of the camera.
Features of the Samyang 16mm T2.2 VDSLR ED AS UMC CS II Cine Lens – Nikon F Mount
- Covers APS-C Sized Sensors
- Standard Gearing for Focus and Iris
- De-Clicked Aperture Ring
- Aspherical Lens Elements
- Multi-Layer Coating to Reduce Flare
- Depth of Field Markings
- Min. Focus Distance of 7.87 Inches
- Bayonet Mount Lens Hood
Wide Angle Manual Focus Cine Lens
Samyang 16mm T2.2 VDSLR ED AS UMC CS II Cine Lens is a wide angle manual focus cine lens designed for APS-C sensor sizes.
Cine Lens Features
Samyang 16mm T2.2 VDSLR ED AS UMC CS II Cine Lens is carefully designed for professional film and video works in APS-C sensor sizes. The focus gear ring is installed for professional follow focus system. You may change the aperture quietly and smoothly with the uncoupled aperture gear ring. The T number guiding the actual amount of light transmission and distance scales are marked on both sides of the lens to film much precisely. The lens operates in manual aperture system with low T number which enables natural shooting under various light exposure circumstances.
The Samyang 16mm T2.2 VDSLR ED AS UMC CS II Cine Lens features 13 lenses in 11 groups including 1 hybrid aspherical lens (H-ASP), 1 glass aspherical lens (ASP) and 1 extra low dispersion lenses (ED). H-ASP and ASP lenses minimize color aberration to realize exceptional image quality and high contrast for center and corner of image even when aperture is fully opened. ED lens of 16mm T2.2 II effectively controls the light dispersion to prevent flare and ghost. Ultra Multi Coating (UMC) technology of Samyang Optics optimizes the light penetration to also minimize flare and ghost.
The frame of Samyang 16mm T2.2 II is compact and solid since it is made of high-strength aluminum alloy so trustworthy images can be captured even under inferior environment. Also, detachable petal-shaped lens hood shelter the lens from unnecessary lights. Available for 9 camera mounts: Canon, Canon-M, Nikon, Pentax, Sony ∝, Sony-E, MFT, Samsung NX, and Fujifilm-X.
Samyang Optics VDSLR lens line
Samyang 16mm T2.2 II is one of Samyang Optics VDSLR lens line for APS-C image sensor size. The lenses produce the same image color and have a united location of aperture and focus gear ring to maximize the convenience when filming.
※ Size and design may vary depending on the mount of a lens
Specifications of the Samyang 16mm T2.2 VDSLR ED AS UMC CS II Cine Lens – Nikon F Mount
|Lens Mount||Nikon F|
|Lens Format Coverage||Super35/APS-C|
|Diagonal Angle of View||Super35: 79.5°|
|Minimum Focus Distance||From : 7.9″ / 20 cm|
|Optical Design||13 Elements in 11 Groups|
|Gear MOD & Pitch||Focus: 0.8 MOD / 32 Pitch
Iris: 0.8 MOD / 32 Pitch
|Filter Thread||77 mm|
|Dimensions (W x H)||3.27 x 3.27″ / 83.1 x 83.1 mm|
|Length||3.5″ / 89.4 mm|
|Weight||20.8 oz / 590 g|