Samyang T-S 24mm F3.5 ED AS UMC A-mount lens review by Iggy1965

reviewer#11673 date: Feb-3-2014
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 3.9
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 own this lens
compared to:none
price paid:EURO 945,- new
positive:Nice colors, a bit saturated and full of contrast. easier to handle than I first thought.
negative:when changing the aperture ring, the focus ring moves, you have to refocus after changing the aperture
comment:First tests are done and uploaded for stock (exclusive) so i can't show them. See the website http://www.northlight-images.co.uk/reviews/lenses/samyang24ts.htm for a test and further explanation of 'how to' Scheimflug for 'everything in focus'

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 7
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.43
  • build: 3.29
  • distortion: 4.14
  • flare control: 3.57
  • overall: 3.99
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