If you’ve bought a lens made by Samyang or Rokinon in the last couple of years, the company wants your feedback and is offering participants the chance to win a prize in return.
Samyang/Rokinon has evolved dramatically over the last couple of years and makes a wide range of autofocus lenses for Sony that have been generally well received. The company is now seeking customers’ feedback — click here — so that it can find out where it needs to make improvements and make plans for future products. Participants stand to win a gift card worth up to $300.
Samyang recently released its new 24mm f/1.8 for Sony full frame cameras which looks like a solid choice for keen astrophotographer. The Korean manufacturer mentioned that the focus hold button is an example of listening to customer’s suggestions as to what they would like to see included in future products. You can experience an interactive tour of the new lens on the Samyang website by clicking here.
Samyang has a second lens due for release within the next week, thought to be something similar to the 24mm f/1.8 but for Sony APS-C shooters.
If you’re pondering a purchase, don’t forget that you can get an understanding of how focal length and aperture relate to one another using Samyang’s handy online tool.