Samyang 14mm F2.8 ED AS IF UMC A-mount lens review by mambo

reviewer#39924 date: Aug-18-2017
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 5
overall: 4.6
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I used to own this lens
compared to:samyang 8mm & 24mm T1.5. Minolta 11-18, Minolta 16mm fisheye, sigma 18mm zen
price paid:180
positive:Great ultra wide lens, sharp +++, great for night sky photography, well built
negative:No AF, No exif data,distortion
comment:My go to lens. I love this lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 19
  • sharpness: 4.74
  • color: 4.58
  • build: 4.47
  • distortion: 3.63
  • flare control: 4.16
  • overall: 4.32 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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