Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Lens for Pentax *ist D

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  • Bright lens
  • Easy to carry lens
  • Ideal for nature and portrait photography
SKU: DI2806   MPN: SAM85MMF14P  EAN: 8809298881405

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The Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Lens for Pentax *ist D is the ideal lens for people seeking some of the optimum image parameters achievable. The Samyang company are recognized by many photographeras for delivering reasonably priced manual-focus lenses. The lens is produced for Pentax cameras with APS-C and Full-Frame sensor and is a suitable type of lens for portrait photography. Easily obtain close up images and facial expressions and whenever zooming out you can fit the rest of the scene into the frame very easily.


 Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Lens for Pentax *ist D
8 diaphragm blades provide a smooth Bokeh (blur) effect.

Product features:

  • Bright lens, perfect for shooting in low light f/1.4 maximum aperture.
  • This lens is ideal for nature shots and portraits, to magnify and bring in subjects / distant objects.
  • The lens has several layers of anti-reflective coating UMC to ensure of high-quality pictures.
  • Closest focusing distance of 1.0 m.
  • Compact, easy to carry lens.

It´s furthermore appropriate for wedding ceremonies, especially the after wedding reception / party and is used for considerably more casual photography, whilst at the same time the photographer is not having to get too close up, so as to bother the guests. The lens is designed for street photography, it can function on all levels including virtually any variety of indoor or outdoor scenario.

The f/1.4 aperture means more light can enter the lens and the focal length of the lens is excellent with regard to recording undistorted facial features of your subject.

The iris diaphragm design allows you to generate exceptional bokeh, the marginally blurred, out-of-focus backdrop is a desired factor in premium quality portraiture. This Samyang lens has a inclination to be really well-defined and make the backdrop out of focus, in many ways it is appealing for the viewer. This is certainly useful  any time when shooting head shots in the studio. The lens is constructed based on on 9 lenses in 7 optical groups, along with internal focusing functionality and one aspheric lens.

Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Lens for Pentax *ist D

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Each individual Samyang lens includes a multilayered, anti-reflective coating which reduces glare and reflections on the lens surface area, in addition to its inner focusing system which gives you smooth manual focusing, which usually when combined is harmonized for portrait photography.

Focusing of the Samyang 85mm lens is carried out manually and the smooth movement is achieved using the comfortable ridged focus ring. The focus ring just in front of the adjustable aperture ring is a considerable size and provides a great deal of grip as a result of being made of non-slip rubber.

This versatile lens irrespective of bright or lower light conditions allows for the highest-quality wedding, product, portrait, wildlife photography, fashion illustrations and more. This Samyang 85mm multicoated lens is a top quality portrait lens developed for individuals who like to get the absolute best image quality, every time.

Additional Info

SKU DI2806
Model SAM85MMF14P
Lens type Lens for DSLR cameras
Sensor APS-C and Full-Frame
Camera mount Pentax K
Samyang Cine No
Minimum aperture f/22
Maximum aperture f/1.4
Fixed Focal Length 85 mm
Minimum focus distance 100 cm
Lens structure (elements / groups) 9/7
Number of diaphragm blades 8
Number of ASP aspherical hybrid lenses 1
Diameter mmm 72 mm
Angle of view 28,3º
Approach Manual
Lens hood Yes
Protective cover Yes
Dimensions (Height x Diameter) 78 x 74.7mm
Weight 539 g
Colour Black

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Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Lens for Pentax *ist D What's included

  • Samyang 85mm f/1.4 IF MC Aspherical Lens Pentax
  • Lens hood