Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS |

Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS

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The Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS is an ultra-wide-angle bright prime lens designed for digital SLRs and mirrorless compact cameras equipped with APS-C sensors. The lens was designed with utmost attention to detail, with an optical structure based on 13 elements arranged in 11 groups. This includes one ED-type lens of extra low dispersion ratio, one optical-glass aspherical lens and one hybrid aspherical element. The elements have multi-layer anti-reflective UMC coating which ensures excellent light transmission. Solid build-quality aligned with excellent optical parameters make this lens an exceptionally attractive and user-friendly tool both for professional and amateur photographers

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The Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS lens is a ultra wide-angle manual focus lens designed for CS / cropped sensors APS-C cameras.

The Samyang 16mm is a rectilinear lens, offering superb image quality and low distortion. It is perfectly suited to cropped sensor cameras for landscape and general photography requiring a high quality wide angle lens. The large f2 aperture allows for low light photography. 

Optical construction is 13 elements in 11 groups, with 2 aspherical lenses, 1 Extra-low Dispersion (ED) element and one hybrid aspherical and feature Samyangs UMC Ultra Multi coating coating which ensures superb transmission of light, and minimises flare and ghosting. The Samyang 16 mm offers very low distortion characteristics, and professional optical performance and handling. The elements are housed in a solid body weighing from approx 570g, dependant on mount.

Suitable for both for professional and amateur photographers the 16mm is equivalent to 24mm equivalent on APS-C sized sensors, 25.6mm on Canon EOS (1.6x crop factor), and 32mm on Olympus and Panasonic MFT sensor system cameras.

The new Samyang 16mm lens accepts 77mm filters to attach ND, polarisers or any filter with a 77mm filter thread and features a detachable petal lens hood.

The Samyang 16mm features a wide, ribbed manual focus ring which is smooth and well-damped. This provides a positive manual focus, particularly suitable for more professional videoing / filming with DSLR’s where manual focus is preferred, enabling focussing pulling whilst video recording.

The lens is supplied with front and rear lens caps, petal shaped lens hood and soft lens case.

Available in Canon EF, Fujifilm X, Olympus / Panasonic Micro Four Thirds, and Sony E mount versions


Additional Information

Manufacturer Samyang Optics
Model Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS
Lens type ultra-wide angle for cropped sensors
Focal length 16 mm
Maximum aperture f2.0
Min aperture f/22
Angle of view 83.1 degrees Nikon DX / APS-C sized sensors, or 79.5 ˚ with Canon EOS (1.6x crop factor)
Min focusing distance 20 cm
No. of diaphragm blades 8
Focus type MF (Manual Focus only)
Lens construction 13 elements in 11 groups, 2 aspherical lenses, 1 Extra-low Dispersion Element
Dimensions 89.7 x 86 mm
Weight approx 574 - 615g dependant on mount
Filter Size: 77mm
Available mounts Canon EF, Sony E, Fujifilm X, and Micro Four Thirds mount versions.
  • Image Sensor size: APS-C or 4/3 sensor cameras
  • Focal length: 16mm
  • Aperture range: f/2.0 - 24
  • Filter Diameter: 77mm
  • Angle of view: 79.5 degrees diagonal
  • Minimum focus distance: 0.2m
  • Focus type: manual
  • Number of diaphragm blades: 8
  • Lens construction: 13 elements in 11 groups (1 ED, 1 ASPH, 1 Hybrid)
  • Dimensions: 89.4x83mm
Additional Information
Box Contents: Lens and Petal-Shaped Lens Hood.
Guarantee Period: 3 Years
Net Weight: 575g
Country of Origin: Korea


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