Rokinon AF 24mm f/2.8 FE Lens Officially Announced

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Rokinon has officially announced the new Samyang AF 24mm f/2.8 FE lens for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. The US price for this lens is $399.00, now available for pre-order at Adorama/B&H Photo Video. The release date for this lens is in July, 2018.

Press Release:

Samyang Optics announces a new, budget, autofocus lens for Sony mirrorless shooters. The Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE, a Full Frame Sony E Mount lens is very competitively priced and featured compared to other manufacturers’ options. This lightweight wide-angle lens inherits the renowned image quality of Samyang’s wide angle series and also delivers a quiet, fast and accurate autofocus system.

Tiny But Wide

The Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE weighs in at 93g and measures just 37mm long (without the hood and rear cap). The Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE is designed with 7 elements in 7 groups – the lens delivers high resolution from the centre to the corners of the image. Three aspherical lenses and two high-refractive lenses along with Ultra Multi Coating help minimise chromatic aberrations and unnecessary light dispersion.

Best Partner for Everyday Photographers

The compact and lightweight design offers the portability and comfort needed for a long day. This lens would be the best choice for photographers who want to capture everyday moments in high-resolution. The Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE features both fast and accurate Auto Focus and a minimum focusing distance of just 24cm. It’s ideal for outdoor events and also close-up photos such as travel, sports events, landscapes, pet, portrait, food etc.