Samyang XEEN 85mm T1.5 Cinema Lens

Available in 3 piece sets 24mm / 50mm / 85mm Canon and PL mount.

The Samyang XEEN 85mm T1.5 Cinema lens is a dedicated professional cine lens for film and high end video production including 4K. As in all the XEEN series, the 85mm features a bright T1.5 lens with 11 aperture blades to create a pleasing bokeh effect for a cinematic look and superb optics for outstanding optical performance. Available in 5 different mounts - PL, Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony E mount, and Micro Four Thirds (MFT) mounts, to suit a multitude of film camera systems. Furthermore mounts are interchangeable, meaning each lens can be used on a variety of cameras.

The XEEN series feature unified attributes across the lens series including standard follow focus gearing, declicked gear rings in identical locations, so that changing lenses is no longer a hassle, focus throw angle of 200 degrees, aperture adjustment angle range of 40 degrees, and front lens diameter size of 114mm. In addition, the XEEN lens range feature special X-Coatings on the optical surfaces to ensure maximum image quality by minimising lens flare and ghosting.

Other features include calibrated focus scales in metric or imperial units, solid and robust construction with reliable aluminium metal housings, smooth and accurate manual control to give the professional user a consistent familiar feel, when moving from other manufacturers high end cinema lenses, or other Samyang XEEN series. The XEEN series also aim to delivers unparalleled performance with affordability to satisfy the needs of videographers and filmmakers, regardless of the situation or equipment.

The Samyang XEEN 85mm T1.5 weighs 1,245g in PL and Canon EF mount, 1,200g in Nikon, 1,250g in Sony E and MFT mounts. Full frame compatible, with angle of view of 28.4 degrees on Full Frame, 19.0 (Super 35), 18.7 (APS-C 1.5x), 17.7 (APS-C 1.6x), 14.4 on MFT

Samyang XEEN 85mm T1.5 Cinema Lens

Specification

ManufacturerSamyang Optics
ModelSamyang XEEN 85mm T1.5 Cinema Lens
Lens typeXEEN series cinema lens - full frame compatible
Focal length85mm
Maximum T-stop apertureT1.5
No. of aperture blades11
Angle of view (degrees)28.4 (Full Frame), 19.0 (Super 35), 18.7 (APS-C 1.5x), 17.7 (APS-C 1.6x), 14.4 (MFT)
Min focusing distance1.12m
Focus typeMF (Manual Focus only)
Dimensions117.6mm diameter x 121.7mm length (approx, dependent on mount)
Front diameter size114mm
Focus throw angle200 degrees
Aperture adjustment angle range40 degrees
Weight1,245g (approx, dependent on mount)
Available mountsPL, Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony E mount, and Micro Four Thirds (MFT)

Whats in the box?

Front and rear lens caps.

Warranty

Samyang XEEN 85mm T1.5 Cinema lens test / reviews