Samyang XP 35mm f/1.2 announced
Samyang announce XP 35mm f/1.2 lens
Fast manual focus lens with EF mount
The latest lens in Samyang’s XP series has been announced.
The XP 35mm f/1.2 is initially offered with the EF mount.
Update: The XP 35mm F1.2 for Canon EF mount will be available from US dealers in January 2019 with an MSRP of $999.00.
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Samyang’s latest XP lens
Samyang have announced the XP 35mm f/1.2 lens with EF mount. The fourth in Samyang’s manual focus XP range (see Keith’s XP14mm f/2.4 review), their highest quality lenses.
The lens includes a solid lens hood.
|Model name||XP 35mm F1.2|
|Aperture range||F1.2 to F16|
|Lens optical construction||12 Elements in 10 Groups|
|Special lens||ASP 2, HR 3, ED 1|
|Minimum focusing distance||0.34 m (1.115 ft)|
|Maximum magnification ratio||0.17|
|Filter size||86.0 mm|
|Number of blades||9|
|Angle of view||Full Frame||64.5˚|
|Maximum diameter||93.0 mm|
The manual focus lens has electronic communication with the camera, so will work the camera’s AF confirm indicators (and provide lens data for EXIF).
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