Samyang MF 14mm f/2.8 RF Lens and Samyang MF 85mm f/1.4 RF Lens announced at CP+ event. The two new Samyang lenses are RF mount and designed for Canon full frame mirrorless camera.
The US price for both lenses is not available yet, you can check for pre-order options at major stores like B&H Photo Video/Adorama. According to Samyang, both lenses will start shipping soon.
Samyang has plans to announce 8 new lenses by the end of Q2 in 2019. The first one from the roadmap was the XP 10mm f/3.5 lens which was announced yesterday.
Responding quickly to the latest camera market with advanced technology
As there are currently no Canon EOS R EOS RP camera lenses from brands other than Canon itself, Samyang’s new RF mount launch announcement is a fast response to customer demmarket trends. It also proves the competitiveness of Samyang as a leading optical manufacturer.
Launching two RF mount lenses from the viewpoint of end users
Samyang’s existing line-up includes a wide variety of lenses, from ultra-wide angle to telephoto. Their first two RF mount lenses reflect key models in the existing wide-angle telephoto lens line-up, which shows Samyang’s commitment development strategy, based on consumer demconvenience.
The Samyang MF 14mm F2.8 RF is an ultra-wide-angle, manual-focus lens with excellent sharpness, even at its maximum aperture. The 115.7˚ wide angle of view is suitable fshooting landscapes, interiors, etc. the lens hood effectively blocks unwanted light so you can shoot freely. The Samyang MF 85mm F1.4 is a cherished lens design, loved by photographers fits beautiful bokeh. The new MF 85mm F1.4 RF is ideal ftop quality portraiture still images with its vivid colours smooth out-focus quality.
Both lenses minimise aberration unnecessary light dispersion through the use of Samyang’s exceptional optical technology Ultra Multi Coating (UMC). In addition, a new exteridesign weather sealing provide a contemporary simple look that matches well with mirrorless cameras, along with protection from light rain snow.
The first two RF lenses from Samyang will be displayed at CP+ 2019 (an international comprehensive camera photo imaging show in Japan / Feb 28th – Mar 3rd) Samyang will provide hands-on experience to visitors during the show. The MF 14mm F2.8 RF & MF 85mm F1.4 RF will be available soon on the market.