Samyang unveils XEEN 16mm T2.6
Adding to its range of Xeen lenses Samyang’s latest professional Cine lens is the manual focus 16mm T2.6.
Available to buy now for £1799.99 the XEEN 16mm T2.6 has an aluminium housing and features X-Coating technology. For more information read the official Samyang press release below:
Samyang announce a new professional Cine Lens XEEN 16mm T2.6
Global optics brand, Samyang Optics, have announced a new professional cine lens – the XEEN 16mm T2.6. Along with the existing six Xeen lenses of 14mm, 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm and the recently released 135mm, the new XEEN 16mm T2.6 offers outstanding image quality from resolving power for 4K+ production for filming video and cinema.
XEEN is a range of video-cinema lenses that blazes a trail in the professional lens market. The optics are a masterpiece of design and a culmination of Samyang’s expertise in optical engineering. Guided by feedback from professional directors of photography, they were created to deliver the quality demanded by commercial and artistic productions. XEEN delivers superior optics, all with bright aperture and outstanding optical performance for broadcast in 4K+ resolution. The cameraman is free to concentrate on the thing that matters; realising their creative power. XEEN lenses feature declicked gear rings in identical locations, so that changing to another lens is fast and easy. A masterpiece of both form and function, the XEEN series aims to deliver unparalleled performance and affordability, to satisfy the needs of videographers and filmmakers, regardless of the situation or equipment.
- Manual-focus Cine lens, full-frame coverage and outstanding performance for 4K+
- Bright T2.6 maximum aperture
- Full frame coverage 36x24mm
- Aluminium metal housing for durability and low weight
- X-Coating technology for exceptional image quality
- Focus gear ring and De-Coupled aperture gear ring for use with follow-focus rigs
- Consistent front diameter, focus and aperture gear rings in standardised positions
- Circular aperture with 11 blades
- Focus throw angle: 200°, Iris throw angle 32.5°
- Dimensions: 117.6mm dia x 87.3mm
XEEN 16mm T2.6 is available immediately and carries a suggested retail price of £1799.99
For full details please visit the Intro2020 website.