100mm f/2.8 Macro

100mm f/2.8 Macro

Rokinon 100mm f/2.8 Macro

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Quick Take
Pros
  • Fast f/2.8 provides incredibly shallow depth of field and low-light shooting
  • Smooth turning focus ring turns a full 180°, easy for fine focus adjustments
  • Aperture ring clicks firmly into each setting
  • Excellent image quality
  • Available for almost every dSLR and mirrorless camera
  • Much cheaper than equivalent lenses
Cons
  • Very large/long lens
  • No Autofocus or auto aperture selection
  • Not easy to shoot quickly with, takes time to accurately focus
Bottom Line
The Rokinon 100mm f/2.8 Macro lens is a very affordable option that provides the highest image quality possible. Completely manual, this Rokinon requires you to slow down and is best used on a tripod. 1:1 Magnification is great for shooting very close and getting all of the details. Read more in our Full Conclusion.
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The Rokinon 100mm f/2.8 Macro lens is a full-manual option that is available for every digital still-camera mount, both dSLR and mirrorless. With no electronics at all in the lens, they are able to include the highest level optics, yet still keep the lens at an affordable price point.

Featuring a large, smooth-turning focus ring; fine focus adjustments are easily made. Great for shooting up close, it features a 1:1 maximum magnification and minimum focusing distance of just 1 foot. 



Specifications:
  • Model: 100M-E Sony E-Mount
  • MSRP: $549
  • UPC: 0-84438-76437-6
  • Focal Length: 100mm
  • Maximum Aperture: F2.8
  • Coverage: Full Frame (FX)
  • Optical Construction: 15 Glass elements in 12 Groups
  • Aperture Range: F2.8 to F32
  • Diaphragm Blades: 9
  • Coating: Ultra Multi-Coating
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 1.0ft (0.307m)
  • Filter Size: 67mm
  • Lens Hood: Removable
  • Maximum Diameter: 2.85" (72.5mm)
  • Weight: 25.75oz (730g)
  • Length: 5.87" (149.1mm)

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