|Public (Korean: 삼양옵틱스)|
|Headquarters||Masan, South Korea|
|Moon Young Key (President)
Soung-Jin Kim (CEO)
Lens for CCTV
Electric car components
Number of employees
Samyang Optics Company Limited is a Korean company founded in 1972, manufacturing optical equipment, CCTV and photographic accessories. All Samyang lenses are produced in the company's plant in Masan, South Korea. Samyang is known for producing varifocal and monofocal lenses, autoiris and fixed iris lenses, interchangeable lenses that are compatible with the cameras produced by other companies.
In 2004 it was merged with the Japanese CCTV optical devices maker Seikou.
Samyang SLR lenses are also branded as Vivitar, Falcon, Rokinon, Walimex, Bower, Opteka, Bell and Howell, Polar, and Pro-Optic.
Autofocus prime lenses
On 3 May 2016 Samyang announced their first two autofocus lenses: the 14mm f/2.8 and the 50mm f/1.4 full-frame lenses. On June 5, 2017, Samyang announced their third autofocus lens: the 35mm f/2.8 full-frame pancake lens.
Manual focus prime lenses
- Samyang 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye MFT for Micro Four Thirds systems
- Samyang 8mm F2.8 UMC Fisheye for various APS-C mirrorless cameras
- Samyang 8mm F2.8 UMC II Fisheye for various APS-C mirrorless cameras
- Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye CS (Fisheye for APS-C / DX sensors)
- Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye CS II with detachable hood (Fisheye for APS-C / DX sensors)
- Samyang 10mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS CS
- Samyang 12mm f/2.0 NCS CS for various APS-C mirrorless cameras
- Samyang 12mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS fisheye
- Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC
- Samyang 16mm f/2.0 ED AS UMC CS
- Samyang 21mm F1.4 ED AS UMC CS
- Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC
- Samyang 35mm F1.4 AS UMC
- Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC
- Samyang 50mm f/1.2 AS UMC CS
- Samyang 85mm f/1.4 IF Aspherical (and 85mm f/1.4 AS IF UMC)
- Samyang 100mm f/2.8 ED UMC Macro
- Samyang 135mm f/2.0 ED UMC Lens
- Samyang 300mm f/6.3 ED UMC CS Reflex Mirror lens for various APS-C mirrorless cameras
- Samyang 300mm f/6.3 ED UMC CS Reflex Mirror lens for various APS-C DSLR cameras
The 8mm f3.5 fisheye, 14mm, 16mm, 24mm, 35mm and 85mm lenses are also sold as cine variants with clickless aperture stops, T stops and follow focus gears. Nikon F mount lenses (except 'a cine variant') also feature a CPU and aperture connection for Exif data and exposure measuring, they are labelled as AE.
Manual focus prime mirror lenses (T-mount)
- Samyang 300mm f/6.3 Reflex
- Samyang 330mm f/5.6
- Samyang 440mm f/5.6
- Samyang 500mm f/6.3
- Samyang 500mm f/8
- Samyang 800mm f/8
Manual focus prime lenses (T-mount)
- Samyang 500mm f/5.6
- Samyang 500mm f/8 Preset
- Samyang 500mm f/8 ED
- Samyang 500mm f/8 ED Preset
Manual focus zoom lenses (T-mount)
- Samyang 650-1300mm f/8-16
- Samyang Optics Announces Partnership With US Electric Car Maker ZAP for Korea Market - Press Release
- "Samyang Optics Unveils Autofocus 14mm and 50mm Lens". Samyang. Retrieved 2016-05-12.
- "Samyang Optics Unveils Autofocus 35mm Lens". Samyang. Retrieved 2017-06-19.
- "Samyang 50mm F1.2 AS UMC CS". Samyang. Retrieved 2016-05-12.
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