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Quality


Secondly, image quality is superb for the price.

Positive Review

This is the first portrait lens i've used for client shoots and i'm impressed by the price and the quality.

Positive Review

When focusing with the viewfinder, things will look in focus, but more often than not, the image will not be sharp at all.

Negative Review

Yes the video is a bit grainy but you can still see the quality of the focus.

Neutral Review

The picture quality is even better - very sharp.

Neutral Review

Price


For a lens to be this sharp for this price is pretty amazing.

Positive Review

For the price you definitely can't beat it.

Positive Review

It's better than lenses 5x it's cost.

Neutral Review

Packaging/appearance


Despite these pros, i received this lens in august, and by october (read: shortly after the 30-day return window) the aperture ...  Read More

Negative Review

Other than that, the colors you see are very close to what this lens produces when shooting raw on the d7100.

Neutral Review

Competitiveness


I rotate between a d750, d610 and two d5100s and i have used this lens with great success at a $1200.

Positive Review

I recently bought a nikon d750 and was looking at getting some new lens's for the camera.

Positive Review

You should be getting one that's red, like the rokinon branded one except it'll say samyang.

Neutral Review

On my a7ii, i set it to a(aperture) and auto iso.

Neutral Review
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  • This product had a total of 238 reviews as of our last analysis date on Apr 13 2021.
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Excellent value for the money - SHARP

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I have been using this lens almost exclusively for approximately 7 months.A little bit about my photography: I am currently wor...  Read More


Helpful Insights

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If you're in the market for the gadgetry lens this is not it.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Won't be doing any sports photography with it lol.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Throw them on an adapter and you might get the same result.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    What this means to me is i am working for paying clients, but photography is not my main source of income.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This makes it difficult to shoot groups larger than two or three.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    With the focus confirmation chip for nikon, getting acceptable focus at 1.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    When i nail focus, i can count individual eyelashes on someone from 30 feet away.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Some people prefer lenses that are a little bit softer for portraits.

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