- Micro Four-Thirds
Image Sensor size, feature
This compact-sized fisheye with 0.09mm minimum focal length produces outstanding image quality
- - 180 wide angle of view
- - extra low dispersion (ED)
- - glass aspherical lenses (AS)
- - ultra multi coating(UMC)
Samyang developed a specialist fish eye lens for these Micro four-thirds system, namely Samyang 7.5 mm F3.5 UMC Fish-eye MFT. It fits with Panasonic Lumix G interchangeable lens series, and Olympus E-P, E-PL series of mirror-less digital cameras. Samyang 7.5mm Fisheye offers exceptional optical performance. Offering an exceptionally wide angle of view, up to 180 degrees diagonally, the 7.5mm gives a unique fish-eye perspective and makes it a very useful lens for making panoramic photographs and virtual tours with 3rd party hardware and software.
Samyang 7.5mm fisheye lens is extremely compact, yet it succesfully combines some of the best optical features and comes in stylish construction, available in black and silver finishes.
The lens construction is 9 elements arranged in 7 groups, 6 bladed aperture. Its size is 48.3mm X 60mm, and is as light as 190g. The fixed, built-in lens hood helps to block flare from behind the lens.
When using on some models of camera, including the Panasonic Lumix G series “Shoot W/O Lens” (Shoot without the lens) needs to be set to ON in the cameras menu to allow shooting with this lens.
180 wide angle of view
180 degree wide angle gives you the utmost features of fish eye lenses.
Low dispersion lenses decrease dispersion of unnessarry light so that make aberration little effectively.
glass asperical lenses
The adaption glass asperical lenses reproduce aberration to get high quality image in center and edge of frame and excellent contrast.
ultra multi coating(UMC)
We apply the UMC(ultra multi coating) of our own technology to reduce flare and ghost as much as possible and get clear and fresh color image.
ePHOTOzine Highly Recommended
13th August 2012
Photorumors - Samples using Samyang 7.5mm on Olympus PEN