Check out our quick astrophoto comparison of the Rokinon Samyang AF 18mm f/2.8 FE Lens and the Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 for Sony E mount.
On our recent campervan trip to Mojave National Preserve, we got to try out the Rokinon AF 18mm f/2.8 FE lens and compare it to one of our favorite lenses of all time: the Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 (read our review). Check out the results in our short video below:
Rokinon AF 18mm f/2.8 FE Pros:
- Extremely small and light
- Very low levels of coma or astigmatism
- Accurate and fast AF for stills
Rokinon AF 18mm f/2.8 FE Cons:
- Buzzing AF in AF-C and video recording
- Thin, sharp lens hood, cheap build
- Not as sharp as the Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8
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