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On 2017-12-20 10:06:13 +0000, wibbleypants@gmail.com said:

> On Tuesday, 19 December 2017 21:45:28 UTC+1, Savageduck  wrote:
>> On Dec 19, 2017, Paul Carmichael wrote
>> (in article<f9t65lFtlclU1@mid.individual.net>):
>> 
>>> On 19/12/17 15:55, Paul Carmichael wrote:
>>> 
>>>> https://www.foto24.com/objetivo-samyang-14mm-f-2-8-if-ed-umc-aspheri...
>>>> r-gran-angular.html
>>> 
>>> Except if you add canon mount it rises to 525 euros.
>>> 
>>> Anyone here know if there's any difference between that and this:
>>> 
>>> https://www.amazon.es/gp/product/B004CS2VMQ?tag=thedigitalp0d-21
>>> 
>>> ?
> 
> For some reason, this reply came empty from the german server.
> 
>> After your last experience buying your new camera, I would be wary of what
>> those Spanish site tell you.
> 
> To be fair, it wasn't a Spanish site. It was British in Gibraltar.
> 
>> To start with those are over priced for Samyang lenses. The Canon mount
>> Samyang 14mm UW f/2.8 IF UD UMC is available at B&H for $279. The Foto24 site
>> is showing the correct lens at $51 more than it should be.
>> 
>> Samyang also have a much more expensive, slightly faster XP 14mm f/2.4, still
>> manual-focus for $999.
>> 
>> The Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 FE is not a Canon mount. It is an auto-focus lens
>> for the Sony E-mount and that sells at B&H for $699.
>> 
>> It looks as though that Spanish Amazon site is trying to screw you by showing
>> a picture of the correct lens, but with the wrong model number. My Spanish is
>> nonexistant, so I am not sure what they are claiming.
>> 
>> There are no Canon mount Samyang auto-focus lenses, so if you see the AF
>> prefix it will not fit your camera. All the Canon mount Samyang lenses are
>> all manual.
> 
> I'll keep investigating.

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