differences

Reasons to consider the Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Nikon F

Has a silent focus motor Generic motor vs None
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Almost the same
Cheaper $289.00 vs $1,370.00
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The best price we've seen is $1,081 cheaper (4.7x less)
Slightly lighter 0.5 kg vs 0.7 kg
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More than 20% lighter
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Nikon F Learn more about
the Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Nikon F

Reasons to consider the Nikon 14mm f/2.8D ED

Auto focus Yes vs No
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Nikon Nikkor  14mm f/2.8D ED Learn more about
the Nikon 14mm f/2.8D ED

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
14 mm

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Wide minimum Wide aperture Help
f/22
Zoom range Poor zoom Help
1x
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

competitors

Nikon Nikkor 14mm f/2.8D ED Competitors

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 20mm f/1.8G ED

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 20mm f/1.8G ED

Low light lens

$740 - $797

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Aperture Wider aperture
Wide minimum Wider aperture
Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L USM

Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L USM

Fisheye lens

$1,077 - $1,249

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Fisheye Fisheye lens
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Nikon Nikkor AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

Wide angle lens

$1,445 - $1,499

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Nikon F Competitors

Nikon Nikkor  20mm f/2.8D

Nikon Nikkor 20mm f/2.8D

Wide angle lens

$389 - $622

Auto focus Auto focus
Diameter Smaller diameter
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor

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