Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
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Top 32%

Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED: 17 facts and highlights

1. widest aperture at maximum focal length

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3.5
Leica Summilux-TL 35 mm f/1.4 ASPH: 1.4

2. has or is a prime lens

A prime lens has a fixed focal length. In general, these are sharper, with a wider aperture.
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
48% have it

3. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
29% have it

4. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
f/3.5
Leica Summilux-TL 35 mm f/1.4 ASPH: f/1.4

5. Front element doesn't rotate

The front element doesn’t rotate. This is important if you use filters, as some such as polarising or gradient filters have to be orientated a certain way.
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
62% have it

6. smallest aperture at maximum focal length

A smaller aperture reduces the amount of light reaching the sensor. This is important in bright conditions where a wider aperture could result in your image being overexposed. Another advantage is that with a smaller aperture you get a greater depth of field, and can keep all of the image in focus.
13
Sony E PZ 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS: 40

7. minimum focus distance

This is the closest distance that the lens can focus. A shorter minimum focus distance allows you to get closer to your subject, and is particularly important when doing macro photography.
0.11m
Samsung NX 10mm F3.5 Fisheye: 0.09m

8. aperture blades

The aperture controls how much light gets through to the camera’s sensor. More blades is often an indicator of a better quality lens. It also allows you to achieve much nicer looking bokeh when blurring out your background, whereas a lens with less blades will often produce harsher, more polygonal bokeh.
5
Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM: 11

9. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
9mm
Olympus M.Zuiko ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ: 0.25mm

10. smallest aperture at minimum focal length

A smaller aperture reduces the amount of light reaching the sensor. This is important in bright conditions where a wider aperture could result in your image being overexposed. Another advantage is that with a smaller aperture you get a greater depth of field, and can keep all of the image in focus.
13
Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-5.6 OSS LE: 40

11. magnification

A true macro lens has a magnification of 1:1. This means that the image produced is a life-size representation of the subject being photographed.
0.11x
Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-90mm F2.8-4 ASPH: 14x

12. Has focus motor

Lenses with a built-in focus motor can autofocus even if the camera does not have its own focus motor.
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
91% have it

13. weight

31g
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED: 31g

14. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
9mm
Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7 II: 300mm

15. maximum angle of view

At the shorter end of the lens you get the widest angle of view. This allows you to fit more of the scene into the photograph (based on APS-C format).
83.4°
Samyang 8mm F/2.8 UMC Fish-eye: 180°

16. minimum angle of view

At the longest end of the lens you get the narrowest angle of view. This allows you to fit a small portion of the scene into the photograph, such as when you are zooming in on a subject (based on APS-C format).
83.4°
Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7 II: 4.1°

17. Has rounded aperture blades

Similar to the number of aperture blades, rounded blades affect the way the light gets through to the sensor. Rounded blades, often only found on more expensive lenses, improve the appearance of the out-of-focus areas. This allows you to attain better, softer looking bokeh in your photos.
Samsung NX-M 9mm F3.5 ED
74% have it
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