Samyang 85mm F/1.8 UMC CS Lens
For Micro Four-Thirds Mount

Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.62Manual Focus Only lens.Manual Focus Only lens.

Lens Description

The Samyang 85mm F/1.8 UMC CS is a short telephoto prime designed for cameras with a Four-Thirds (2X) sensor. This ultra-bright prime has a 85mm focal-length. It provides the same field of view as a 170mm lens on a Full-Frame camera.

This prime can focus down to 65cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.17X. The lens is not capable of autofocus and so the focus-distance must always be manually adjusted via the focus-ring.

This version has a Micro Four-Thirds lens mount. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Micro Four-Thirds mount cameras. Samyang also made this lens available for Canon M, Fujifilm X, Sony E mounts.

Samyang 85mm F/1.8 UMC CS

Samyang 85mm F/1.8 UMC CS Specifications

Brand Samyang Model 85mm F/1.8 UMC CS
Mount Max FLM 2X
Focal Length 85mm View Angle 19°
Max ApertureF/1.8Min ApertureF/22
Min Focus65cmMagnification0.17X
Filter Size62mm Aperture Blades9
Size (D x L)68 x 81mm Weight344g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization ProtectionNone
Zoom Drive Mechanic Focus Drive Manual Focus only
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism Internal
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor N / A
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced2018-08-27

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Samyang 85mm F/1.8 Facts


Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.62Manual Focus Only lens.Manual Focus Only lens.
85mm Focal-Length F/1.8 Constant Aperture
62mm Filter Thread Manual Focus only
Micro Four-Thirds Mount 2 Max Crop-Factor
344g Lens Weight 68 x 81mm (D x L)
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