Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE is a Fixed aperture Auto Focus (AF) Wideangle Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with E Mount
What type of photography is the Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE lens good for?
The type of photography that you are planning to use the Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated its suitability to various photography scenarios:
Lenses in Sony E Mount with Same Focal and Aperture Range
Reasons to Buy Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE Lens
Here we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE lens in a list form to help you determine whether it offers the features you need.
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| Covers Full-Frame Sensor
| Minimum focus distance of 0.24m / 9.4 inch
| Light weight at only 93g / 3.3 oz
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Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE is compatible with cameras that have a Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A9 III, Sony A7C Mark II and Sony A7CR.
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Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE has a maximum diameter of 61mm and total length of 37mm. It weighs 93g / 3.3 oz.
Below you can find a scaled side-by-side image of Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE and Sony FE 24mm F2.8 G (Sony E mount) to get a better idea of how their sizes compare in real life. Check the detailed comparison of these two lenses here.
Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE has a filter thread of 49mm. Below are links to the filters that we recommend you to consider for your Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE:
Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE has a fixed focal length of 24mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 36mm.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.13x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.24m. 0.13x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Below are the 3 Wideangle Prime type Sony E mount lens alternatives with highest max magnification ratios:
Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE has a max aperture of F2.8 and a minimum aperture of F22.
Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE's optical formula consists of 7 elements in 7 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 2 HR
- 3 ASPH elements
- UMC coating
Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE is available in Black color.
Popular Comparisons of Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE
Here are the eight most popular comparisons of the Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE amongst Camera Decision readers.
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