Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC

Samyang 50mm f1.4 UMC

Lens Summary

Brand: Samyang

Also Known As: Samyang 50mm f/1.4

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Micro Four Thirds

Focus: Manual Focus

Lens Mount: Canon EF, Canon EF-S, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F, Pentax K, Samsung NX, Sony Alpha, Sony E

Release Date: 2014-08-27

MSRP Price: $389

Made in: South Korea

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Announced before Photokina 2014, this is South Korean manufacturer's third fast prime lens designed for full-frame cameras. As with most Samyang lenses, there is a version for virtually any modern DSLR mount. The lens consists of 9 elements in 6 groups and can be manually focused down to 0.45m. The aperture can be set anywhere between f/1.4 and f/22 using the aperture ring on the lens itself.Pricing has not yet been revealed for the stills-version (there is also a video version which is set to cost around £480 in the UK). This page will be updated as soon as more information about the lens is presented.

Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC Specifications

Lens Specifications
* Supplied accessories may differ depending on country or area 
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length50mm
Mount TypeCanon EF, Canon EF-S, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F, Pentax K, Samsung NX, Sony Alpha, Sony E
FormatMicro Four Thirds
Compatible Format(s)35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor APS-C
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Image StabilizationNo
Aperture Information
Aperture RingYes
Maximim Aperturef/1.4
Minimum Aperturef/22
Maximum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)46.2°
Optical Information
Lens Elements9
Lens Groups6
Diaphragm Blades8 (Rounded)
Special Glass Elements1 Hybrid Element
Aspherical Elements1
Anti-Reflective CoatingYes
Focus Information
FocusManual Focus
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Minimum Focus Distance0.45m
Distance InformationYes
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingNo
Mount MaterialMetal
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack
Supplied AccessoriesLens Hood

Lens Construction

Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC Lens Construction

MTF Chart

Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC MTF Chart


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