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Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC
alaAverage 4.2

12 reviews

May, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Lenses & Filters for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 87/100.

Review analysis

(Based on 12 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 1 - 8 of 8 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (4)

Expert review by: Bryan Carnathan (

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 US UMC Lens (Rokinon/Bower) Review


While I would like to complete a full Samyang 24mm f/1.4 US UMC Lens review in the future, please use the standard lens test results for now.

Expert review by: PhotographyBLOG (

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC

May, 2012

Expert review by: Matthew Richards (

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 review


Samyang's old-school wideangle prime lens delivers thoroughly modern performance

Super-smooth focus ring ; Good overall image quality ; Value for money

Manual focus and exposure ; less sharp at very wide apertures ; some vignetting wide open

Nov, 2014

Expert review by: Amateur Photographer (

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC review


When using such the shallow depth of field that an f/1.4 lens offers, a manual-focus-only lens is a good reminder of just how useful autofocus is. Even a skilled photographer will find that there are numerous occasions when the manual focus is ‘off' in...

Apr, 2014

Expert review by: photodo (

REVIEW: Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS IF UMC Lens Review

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: (

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS IF UMC Lens Review


This manual focus wide angle lens, offers a fast f/1.4 maximum aperture for a budget price of around £480, Gary Wolstenholme reviews.

Very good value for the price; Excellent sharpness when stopped down; Good build; Good sharpness in the centre stopped down to f/2 or beyond

Pronounced falloff at f/1.4

Jul, 2012

Expert review by: (

Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC (EOS) - Full Format Review


It may be a bit embarrassing for the original manufacturers but the Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC manages to produce a quality similar to its roughly double priced counterparts. Admittedly, the 24mm f/1.4 suffers from slightly lower contrast at large...

Jul, 2012

Expert review by: (

24 mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC


real aperture of the lens is much closer to f/1.8 than to f/1.4 or/and wrong conctruction of the diaphragm,, distortion level higher than in the case of its competitors,, slackened manual focus ring,, very high vignetting on full frame,, no contacts in...

Feb, 2012

Product Specifications


Autofocus: No
Image Stabiliser: No

General Features

3D: No
Application:SLR Camera
Bayonet Compatibility:Canon / Canon EF / EF-S / Pentax K / Sony / Konica-Minolta
Product Type:Single Focal Length Lens