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Compare Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Zero-D vs Samyang MF 14mm F2.8 RF [Canon RF] vs Samyang 35mm F1.4 AS UMC

Reviews

Neo score
50%
50%
68%
Pros
  • One of the widest rectilinear FF lens
  • Solid build quality
  • Low distortion
  • Reasonably sharp
  • Weather-sealed
  • Comes with physical aperture ring
  • Well built for a cheap lens
  • Bright maximum aperture
  • Good level of resolution
Cons
  • Lacks front filter thread
  • On the heavy side
  • Lacks front filter thread
  • Low maximum magnification
  • Not the strongest optical performance
  • Quite large and heavy

Price

MSRP
849 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

Canon RF
Nikon Z

Construction

Aperture Blades
7 blades
9 blades
Colors
Black
Form Factor
Ultra Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Ultra Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Image Size
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Physical aperture ring
Physical aperture ring, Distance scale, DoF scale
Physical aperture ring, Distance scale, DoF scale
Lens Mount
Canon EF-mount, Canon RF-mount, Leica L-mount, Nikon F-mount, Nikon Z-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sony A-mount, Sony E-mount
Canon RF-mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Micro Four Thirds-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sony A-mount, Sony E-mount, Samsung NX-mount
Optical Formula | Elements
16 elements
14 elements
12 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
10 groups
10 groups
10 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
1 ASP, 1 H-ASP, 2 ED, 3 HR + Ultra Multi Coating groups
2 high-refraction glass elements1 aspherical element groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
77 mm / 3.03 in
Size | Diameter
75 mm / 2.95 in
87 mm / 3.43 in
63 mm / 2.48 in
Size | Length
83 mm / 3.27 in
120 mm / 4.72 in
112 mm / 4.41 in
Weight
609 g / 21.52 oz
810 g / 28.62 oz
660 g / 23.32 oz

Function

Angle Of View
122.0° Diagonal | 112.6° Horizontal | 90.0° Vertical
114.2° Diagonal | 104.3° Horizontal | 81.2° Vertical
63.5° Diagonal | 54.4° Horizontal | 37.8° Vertical
Aperture
f/2.8 ~ f/22
f/2.8 ~ f/22
f/1.4 ~ f/22
Autofocus
No
No
No
Focal Length
12 mm
14 mm
35 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
No
No
Weather Resistance
Yes

Performance

Max Magnification
0.2x
0.08x
Min Focus Distance
180 mm / 7.09 in
280 mm / 11.02 in
300 mm / 11.81 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Lens hood included
Debut
2016-07-26
2019-03-06
2010-09-16
Made In
China
Korea
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