The new lens only weighs 145g(without the hood and cap), which makes it the lightest and smallest 18 mm ultra-wide-angle autofocus lens in the current market It has a full-frame angle of view of 100˚and only weighs 145g and fits perfectly in one hand with a handsome design, making it the perfect lens for mirrorless cameras and outdoor photoshoots. With 9 elements in 8 groups composition, (3 ASP lenses, 2 HR lenses, 3 ED lenses ) create results with incredible sharpness, low chromatic aberration and minimal distortion. This delivers unmatched resolution and colour for any landscape, interior and astrophotography. The AF 18mm F2.8 FE lens utilizes Linear STM for fast and accurate focusing
Innovation in Size: Surprisingly Small but Super-Wide:
Whilst various new lenses are being released at the same time as smaller and lighter mirrorless cameras, it is difficult to find wide-angle lenses that have been designed with their weight and size significantly reduced to match the cameras. Samyang’s new AF 18mm F2.8 FE is determined to set a new direction for super-wide-angle lenses. With autumn just around the corner, the super wide-angle AF 18mm F2.8 FE lens is designed to be exactly what customers are looking for. It has a full-frame 100˚ angle of view, weighs just 145g and fits perfectly in the hand. Coupled with an st aperture and handsome design, this is the perfect lens for mirrorless cameras, whether shooting outdoors or indoors.
Incredible Detail: 9 Elements and 8 Specialty Optics:
With a total of 9 lens elements in 8 groups, Samyang uses 8 speciality elements (3 Aspherical, 2 High Refractive and 3 Extra-Low Dispersion) to create results with incredible sharpness, low chromatic aberration and minimal distortion. This delivers unmatched resolution and colour for landscape, interior and astrophotography. The AF 18mm F2.8 FE lens utilises a Linear STM motor for fast, quiet and accurate focusing, helping the user to capture priceless moments effortlessly.