Samyang AF 35mm f/1.8 FE Review

September 30, 2020 | Mark Goldstein |

Main Rivals

Listed below are some of the rivals of the Samyang AF 35mm f/1.8 FE.

Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* FE 35mm F2.8 ZA

The Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* FE 35mm F2.8 ZA is a wide-angle prime lens for Sony's new 35mm full-frame E-mount camera system. The light, compact FE 35mm offers a bright F2.8 maximum aperture, 7-blade aperture, dust and moisture resistance, and a unique T* surface coating. Is the Carl Zeiss FE 35mm the best FE lens for your A7/A7R camera? Read our Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* FE 35mm F2.8 ZA review to find out...

Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE

The Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE is a very fast and relatively affordable moderate wide-angle prime lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras. Priced at £559 / $799, is the Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE a viable alternative to Sony's own 35mm lenses? Read our Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE review to find out...

Samyang AF 35mm f/2.8 FE

The Samyang AF 35mm f/2.8 FE is a fast and affordable wide-angle prime lens for Sony full-frame and APS-C mirrorless cameras. Priced at £279 / $399, is the auto-focusing Samyang AF 35mm f/2.8 FE worth considering? Read our Samyang AF 35mm f/2.8 FE review to find out...

Sigma 35mm F1.2 DG DN Art

The Sigma 35mm F1.2 DG DN Art for Sony E-Mount is an incredibly fast, moderately wide-angle prime lens for full-frame Sony Alpha mirrorless cameras. Priced at a whopping £1459 / $1499 in the UK and the US, it's also the biggest and heaviest 35mm lens available for Sony shooters. Find out what we thought of the Sigma 35mm F1.2 lens in our detailed review, complete with full-size sample photos...

Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM for Sony E-Mount

The Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM for Sony E-Mount is a very fast moderate wide-angle prime lens for full-frame Sony mirrorless cameras. Priced at £649.99 / $899.99, read our Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM for Sony E-Mount review to find out if it's the best 35mm lens for Sony shooters...

Sony Distagon T* FE 35mm f/1.4 ZA

The Sony Distagon T* FE 35mm f/1.4 ZA is a premium moderate wide-angle prime lens for Sony's 35mm full-frame E-mount camera system. The FE 35mm offers a fast F1.4 maximum aperture, 9-blade aperture, dust and moisture resistance, and a unique T* surface coating. Is the Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 an essential lens for your A7/A7R/A7S camera? Read our Sony Distagon T* FE 35mm f/1.4 ZA review to find out...

Sony FE 35mm f/1.8

The Sony FE 35mm f/1.8 is a fast and relatively affordable moderate wide-angle prime lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras. Priced at £630 / $750, is this the best all-round 35mm lens for Sony Alpha shooters? Read our Sony FE 35mm f/1.8 review to find out...

Tamron SP 35mm f/1.8 Di VC USD

The Tamron SP 35mm f/1.8 Di VC USD is a new wide-angle prime lens for DSLR cameras which boasts image stabilisation, weather-proofing, a minimum focus distance of 0.2m and premium build quality. Read our in-depth Tamron SP 35mm f/1.8 Di VC USD review now...

Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T*

The Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* is a premium moderate wide-angle prime lens for Sony's 35mm full-frame E-mount camera system. The manual-focus Loxia 35mm offers a fast f/2 maximum aperture, 10 aperture blades, superlative build quality, and an aperture ring that can be de-clicked for video use. Read our Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* review now...