The Samyang 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens is a fast, manual focus, prime lens. It provides a maximum aperture of T1.5 for effective low light capture and shallow depth of field control and an 8 blade iris for attractive bokeh. Optimized for cinema and video applications, the focus and aperture control rings are outfitted with industry standard gearing, which provides an interface for working with a traditional follow focus. The aperture control ring has also been de-clicked, which enables smooth iris pulls. In addition, bright aperture and distance markings are printed on the lens barrel facing laterally to facilitate easier control by a focus puller.
Features of the Samyang 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens – Canon EF Mount
- Aperture Range: T1.5 – T22
- One Aspherical, One Hybrid Asph. Element
- Manual Focus and Aperture
- Geared Focus and Aperture Control Rings
- De-Clicked Aperture Control Ring
- UMC Lens Multi-Coating
- Minimum Focus Distance of 1.5′
- Lateral Aperture and Distance Markings
Standard Manual Focus VDSLR Lens
Samyang 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens is a standard manual focus photo lens designed for full frame image sensor.
VDSLR Lens Features
Samyang 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens is carefully designed for professional film and video works. The focus gear ring is installed for follow focus system. You may change the aperture quietly and smoothly with the uncoupled aperture gear rings. Also, distance scale and T numbers are marked on both sides of the lens for convenience.
Samyang 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens is a manual focus lens with a low T number. You may control the lens precisely when shooting under various exposure environment including relatively dark or too bright situations. This lens features 9 lenses in 6 groups including 1 glass aspherical lens (ASP), and 1 hybrid aspherical lens (H-ASP) to offer high resolution. Especially, H-ASP minimizes color aberration to realize exceptional image quality and high contrast for center and corner of image even when aperture is fully opened. Ultra Multi Coating (UMC) technology of Samyang Optics optimizes the light penetration and minimizes flare and ghost. With such optical construction, it has 0.45m of minimum focal length to take photos of subjects in near distance.
There are 8 aperture blades designed to be almost as a full circle when aperture is closed which expresses starlike ray clearly and beautifully. The frame of the lens is compact and solid since it is made of high-strength aluminum alloy so you can create trustworthy images. Also, detachable petal-shaped lens hood minimizes flare and ghost by sheltering lens from unnecessary lights. Available for 9 camera mounts: Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K, Sony A, Canon M, Fujifilm X, Samsung NX. Sony E, MFT
Samyang Optics VDSLR lens line
Samyang 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens is one of Samyang Optics VDSLR lens line for full frame 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 50mm T1.5 VDSLR MK2 Cine Lens – Canon EF Mount
|Lens Mount||Canon EF|
|Lens Format Coverage||Full Frame|
|Diagonal Angle of View||Full Frame: 46.2°
APS-C (1.5x): 31.3°
APS-C (1.6x): 29.4°
|Minimum Focus Distance||From : 1.5′ / 45 cm|
|Optical Design||9 Elements in 6 Groups|
|Gear MOD & Pitch||Focus: 0.8 MOD / 32 Pitch
Iris: 0.8 MOD / 32 Pitch
|Filter Thread||77 mm|
|Focus Scales||Metric, Imperial|
|Length||2.94″ / 74.7 mm|
|Weight||1.16 lb / 525.8 g|