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Samyang650-1300mm f/8.0-16.0 Zoom Lens (Black)
 
2.7

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4.0

I would buy this product again ad again

By CinéVaste

from Caraquet, NB, Canada

About Me Pro Photographer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Consistent Output
  • Durable
  • Easily Interchangeable
  • Fast / accurate auto-focus
  • Lightweight
  • Nice Bokeh
  • Rugged

Cons

  • Poor in Low Light

Best Uses

  • Landscape/Scenery
  • Video

Comments about 650-1300mm f/8.0-16.0 Zoom Lens (Black):

It is very easy to use. It's so great because it gives very sharp images at F8 and his focal length can reach 4000 with the converter 2x and in APS-C mode.

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(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

for the money a good buy

By Rock Photography

from Detroit

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Pros

  • Easily Interchangeable
  • Lightweight

Cons

  • Poor in Low Light

Best Uses

  • Night Photography

Comments about 650-1300mm f/8.0-16.0 Zoom Lens (White):

This lens is just what it says it is. For the money you are getting a lens to work with and everyone should know tropod use only . If you had the same size lens for 30,000 dallors a tripod would be needed also.That comes from reading the other review on this lens.not sure if anyone could hold a 1300mm lens still to get a good picture. My use was for the moon to start with and worked out well after playing with it. I would say to is a good buy for the money.

Ted Rockentine
Rock Photography

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    1.0

    Focus ring does not work

    By Tim

    from Toronto, ON

    About Me Photo Enthusiast

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          Comments about 650-1300mm f/8.0-16.0 Zoom Lens (White):

          Even though it says the brand is Rokinon here, the shipment was a Samyang. But that's ok since Rokinon, Samyang, Bower, Phoenix are all just the same company with different names. The lens is just terrible. It is very heavy, so you MUST have a tripod. Forget about holding it with your hand while shooting, your arms will hurt very fast. When you turn the focus ring, nothing happens to the image you're looking at. Either I got a defective product or it can't focus....absolutely NOTHING happens to the image when you turn the focus ring. All in all, $[$] down the drain. Do yourself a huge favour and don't buy this. Completely worthless.

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