Samyang AF 18mm f/2.8 FE Lens now Announced !

Rokinon/Samyang has officially announced the new AF 18mm f/2.8 FE lens today. Price & release date info is not available yet, you can check pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama.

An ultra compact lens weighs only 145g, with a wide field-of-view of 100˚ on full-frame. 8 out of the lens’s 9 glass elements are specialized, and a linear STM motor provides fast and precise autofocusing. Every unforgettable moment can be captured with exceptional quality. Broaden and deepen your photographic world with the AF 18mm F2.8 FE – an innovative wide-angle AF lens that offers new possibilities.

Tiny But Super Wide

Breathtakingly lightweight with super wide angle of view, 
the new standard in wide-angle AF lenses

E Mount Light Weight 145g AF Auto Focus Ultra Multi Coating Linear STM Compact Size

Tiny but amazing in performance.
The AF 18mm F2.8 FE is the first ultra-wide-angle lens from the Tiny series lineup.
Its unbelievable lightweight (145g), super wide-angle of view (100˚), 
easily holdable in one hand, high performance, and spectacular design make this lens
perfect for mirrorless cameras and offer incomparable satisfaction to the users.

  • Specifications
    Model Name AF 18mm F2.8 FE
    Aperture Range F2.8 ~ 22
    Lens optical Construction 9 Elements in 8 Groups
    Special lens ASP 3, HR 2, ED 3
    Coating UMC
    Minimum Focusing Distance 0.25m (0.82ft)
    Magnification Ratio x 0.09
    Diaphragm Blades 7
    Filter Size 58.0mm
    Maximum Diameter 63.5mm
    Mount Sony FE
    Angle of view Full Frame 100.1˚
    ASP-C 76.2˚
    Length 60.5mm
    Weight 145g
    AF Motor Linear STM
  • MTF Chart

Optical Construction