Samyang AF 135mm f/1.8 FE Lens Review New
Samyang has long been recognized for creating affordable and sharp manual focus lenses, but in recent years they have expanded into autofocus options, dramatically increasing flexibility of products while maintaining budget prices. One of such lenses is AF 135mm f/1.8 FEand this excellent video review looks at the kind of performance and picture quality you can expect from it in practice.
Coming to you from Christopher FrostThis great video review takes a look at Samyang AF 135mm f/1.8 FE . Lens. At $999, the 135mm f/1.8 is quite affordable for a premium portrait option and a great alternative to the classic 85mm focal length. It comes with a bunch of useful features, including:
- Three extra-low dispersion elements to reduce chromatic aberration
- Super-precise aspherical element and 11-blade diaphragm for improved bokeh
- Super collinear for less flare and ghosting and deeper contrast
- Linear STM AF for fast and quiet autofocus
- Customizable lens switch and focus hold button
- Weather protection
Overall, the AF 135mm f/1.8 FE looks like an excellent performer in a relatively light package and at a reasonable price point. Watch the video above for the full Frost summary.