Samyang 300mm f6.3 is a Fixed aperture Manual Focus (MF) Super Telephoto Prime
lens with APS-C / DX max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with Canon EF mount cameras.
What type of photography is the Samyang 300mm f6.3 lens good for?
The type of photography that you are planning to use the Samyang 300mm f6.3 is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated its suitability to various photography scenarios:
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Here, we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Samyang Reflex 300mm f6.3 UMC CS lens in a list form to help you determine whether it offers the features you need.
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Samyang 300mm f6.3 is compatible with cameras that have Canon EF lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Canon EF lenses are Canon T8i, Canon 90D and Canon SL3.
Samyang 300mm f6.3 is also available in Nikon F (DX) , Four Thirds and Sony Alpha mounts.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Samyang 300mm f6.3 has a maximum diameter of 65mm and total length of 74mm. It weighs 260g / 9.2 oz.
Samyang 300mm f6.3 has a filter thread of 26mm.
Samyang 300mm f6.3 has a fixed focal lenght of 300mm which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 480mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera.
Optical Image Stabilization
Samyang 300mm f6.3 doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Alternatively, you can check the Canon 300mm f2.8L IS II USM , Canon 300mm f2.8L IS USM and Canon 300mm f4.0L IS USM. in Canon EF mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
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Samyang 300mm f6.3 has a max aperture of F6.3 and a minimum aperture of F6.3.
Samyang 300mm f6.3's optical formula consists of 8 elements in 8 groups .
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