Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens announced for Sony E-mount

Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens officially announced for Sony E-mount system cameras. This is the fourth in the lineup of autofocus lenses that are designed for Sony full-frame E-mount cameras.

Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens features a fast aperture of f/1.4 and autofocus system. The optical formula of the prime optic comprises 11 elements in 9 groups and features 2 aspherical lenses and 2 high-refractive lenses, plus Ultra Multi Coating.

This lens now expands Samyang’s autofocus lens line-up to four which includes three existing autofocus lenses, AF 14mm F2.8 FEAF 35mm F2.8 FE and AF 50mm F1.4 FE. Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens will be available globally from November with a retail price of £599 (check for US pricing).

Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens officially announced

The Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens is specifically designed to work with full frame mirrorless cameras in Sony E mount. For full frame sensors, the focal length resembles the human eye the most. For APS-C size image sensor cameras like Sony A6500 and A5000 series users the lens is equivalent to approximately 52mm.

Aim High, Create Artwork

This new AF 35mm f/1.4 FE works in harmony with full-frame mirrorless cameras in Sony E mount such as Sony α7 or α9 series. It is designed to appeal to enthusiasts and professionals who are ready to take the next step up in photography. It is the excellent companion to create artworks from everyday moments, while the tiny AF 35mm f/2.8 FE released in June of this year is the perfect partner for everyday photographers.

High Performance beyond Expectation

Absolute resolution across the entire image field is the key feature of Samyang AF 35mm f1.4 FE. The lens includes 11 elements in 9 groups and features 2 aspherical lenses and 2 high-refractive lenses, plus Ultra Multi Coating. The optical design minimises various aberrations and unnecessary light dispersion to deliver outstanding resolution. Fast, precise and quiet autofocus performance meets Samyang’s exceptional optical technology to capture any moments clearly. The bright F1.4 secures fast shutter speed and creates shallow depth of focus images in wide-standard angle of view. The new AF 35mm f/1.4 FE lens is ideal for professional photography including low-light events, landscapes and portraits with expressive characteristics.