Samyang launches XEEN 20mm T1.9 video-cine lens
Samyang Optics has announced the XEEN 20mm T1.9 video-cine lens. The latest model is part of the company’s XEEN cinema lens lineup, bringing the total number of lenses up to eight. The new XEEN lens will be available with PL, EF, F, E and MFT mounts, and will be offered with both metric and imperial units.
The XEEN 20mm T1.9 video-cine lens features X-Coating technology, according to Samyang, as well as 11 aperture blades, a focus ring, and an iris gear ring. The company bills the new XEEN product as suitable for shooting video at 4K or greater resolutions, including in low-light settings. Samyang plans to launch the new model globally starting on March 7 for the price of €2,200 (about $2,365).