Samyang announces $500 12mm F2 AF lens for Fujifilm X mount cameras

Samyang has announced its new 12mm F2.0 AF lens for Fujifilm X mount camera systems, which offers a full-frame equivalent focal length of 18mm. This compact ultrawide lens appears to be a slightly tweaked version of the APS-C Sony E mount 12mm F2 lens revealed earlier this year.

Like its E mount predecessor, the X mount 12mm F2 AF lens is constructed of 12 elements in 10 groups, including three extra-low dispersion elements, one hybrid-aspherical element and one aspherical element. 

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Venus Optics brings 3 Laowa prime lenses, including its wild 24mm F14 Macro Probe lens, to Canon RF and Nikon Z mount cameras
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Ricoh announces new $1,400 21mm F2.4 ED Limited DC WR lens, set for November release
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Canon shows first footage from its unusual RF 5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens
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Want a Wide Angle Macro Lens? Tamron Has Three You’ll Love
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Ever wanted a lens that could do macro, autofocus, and gave a wide perspective? Try the Tamron 24mm f2.8. Did you Read more

Samyang’s new 24-70mm F2.8 AF parfocal lens is available to purchase for ~$900, but only in Thailand (for now)
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Samyang, which is also sold under the Rokinon and Bower brand names, has released a 24–70mm F2.8 autofocus (AF) lens Read more

Ricoh Announces HD PENTAX-D FA 21mm f/2.4 ED Limited DC WR Lens
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A closer look at Sony’s FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II, the first ‘Mark II’ G Master lens
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