Samyang 100mm F2.8 Macro / Rokinon 100mm F2.8 Macro Overview
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Manufacturer description: Samyang Optics (sold under the Rokinon brand in the U.S.) 100mm F2.8 ED UMC MACRO is a macro telephoto manual focus lens designed for full frame sensor sizes. The maximum close-up magnification is 1:1. This macro lens with vivid color and soft out-focusing is the best lens for close-up images of flower and insects. It also can be used as a 100mm telephoto lens for landscapes and portraits.
Samyang 100mm F2.8 ED UMC MACRO has a low F number of F2.8. You may control the lens precisely when shooting under various exposure environment including relatively dark or too bright situations.
This lens features 15 lenses in 12 groups especially including a high refractive lens (HR) and extra low dispersion lens (ED) to minimize color aberration and unnecessary light dispersion in order to offer high resolution throughout the image. Ultra Multi Coating (UMC) of Samyang Optics is used to optimize the light penetration and minimizes flare and ghost. With such optical construction, it has 0.307m of minimum focal length to film subjects in a very near distance.
|Lens type||Prime lens|
|Focal length||100 mm|
|Lens mount||Canon EF, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F (FX), Pentax KAF, Samsung NX, Sony/Minolta Alpha, Sony E|
|Min focus||0.31 m (12.2″)|
|Weight||720 g (1.59 lb)|
|Length||123 mm (4.85″)|