Samyang prepares 24mm f/1.4 ED lens|
(Friday, August 12, 2011 - 12:28 EDT)
A news post from Delta Co., the European distributor for Korean lens manufacturer Samyang, previews an upcoming product launch from the latter company.
According to the post, Samyang will launch a new lens model in late 2011 or early 2012. The Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC lens will be available in Canon, Four Thirds, Nikon, Pentax, Samsung NX, and Sony Alpha-mount forms. The design includes 13 elements in 12 groups, with four ED elements, two aspheric elements, and a multi-layered UMC anti-reflective coating. Minimum focus distance is 25cm, and the lens accepts 77mm filters. No information was available on pricing at press time.
More details on the new lens model can be found on the Samyang Poland website.