Rokinon/Samyang 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC AE

Rokinon/Samyang 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC AE

Optical Characteristics as Tested on the D700

MTF 50 (Sharpness)

MTF 20 (Resolution)

Lateral Chromatic Aberration


The lens measures a very significant 2% barrel distortion (numeric average between all apertures). The following shows the coefficients and a sample test chart.

All data gathered using Imatest.

Read the conclusions on the next page…

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  1. Ron Levy says:

    Would love to see it compared with the Zeiss 35/1.4 !

  2. Daniel says:

    Thank you for your time, energy, and enthusiasm reviewing this lens. I have ordered this lens right away after reading your review.