mm F2.8 AF
ont Lens C ap • Rear lens cap • Lens Hood
• Semi Hard Case
• Instruction Manual • W arrant y Card
ttaching the lens
When mounting the lens
make sure that it clicks in
place otherwise it may
detach and cause damage
Do not modify or try to
repair the lens as this wi
void the war
Do not apply exc
force on the lens when it is
attached to the camera. It
may damage the lens and
Do not leave the lens in
direct sunlight as this
could cause a re.
Ensure that the lens is
operating properly by
testing it on your camera
before shooting an
Do not look directly at the
sun through a camera
with a lens attached as it
Detaching the l
Detaching the Lens
• An inconspicuous size
, a 9.5” minimum focusing distance , and a
substantial wide angle of view make it perfect for travel,
y , stealthy str eet shooting, and landscapes.
• It will provide optimal quality still images and video with both
ull F rame and APS-C image sensor cameras. F or Sony alpha
APS-C camera users the lens is equivalent to approxima
to provide a mor
e moderate wide angle view .
The AF (autof ocus) is optimized for fast and precise f ocus detection
with mirrorless cameras.
• Seven elements in seven gr
oups, three Aspherical lenses , two high
refractive lenses plus Ultra Multi Coa
ting are utilized to minimize
aberrations and increase sharpness for impr
essive image quality .
The IF (Internal F ocus) design prev ents both changes length and
front element r
otation for easy use with polarizing and other lters
where positioning must be maintained.
o maintain your safety and prev ent damage to the lens, please fully
familiarize yourself with the follo
• Do not look directly at the sun through the lens as It may seriously
impair your vision.
• Do not to apply excessiv
e forc e when attaching the lens to the
camera as it may cause damage to the lens or y
The lens is a precision optical pr oduct, so dropping or excessiv e
impact may cause product failure.
• Attach or detach the lens only while the camera is turned o
• Be careful not to touch or con
taminate the gold contacts on the
mount as it can adversely aect communication with the camer
ect the lens from water , high humidity and excessive heat.
• Always stor
e the lens with the lens cap on in a dry and well ventilated
location out of direct sunlight. Direct sunlight passing through the
lens could become concen
trated enough to cause a re .
oid subjecting the lens to drastic temperature changes such as
moving from a very cold outdoors location to a w
This can cause moisture in the air t o condense inside or on
the outside of the lens and lead to failure or mold production. Befor
taking the lens indoors from a cold outdoors location , put the lens
in a plastic bag or sealed camera bag and remov
e it only when the
lens has warmed up to room tempera
• It is extremely impor
tant before cleaning to dust o the lens surface
using a lens blower or a soft brush to remo
ve any f oreign particles or
grit that could scratch the lens
• Using a clean microber lens cloth, gently wipe the lens in a cir
motion from the center outwar
ds towards the edges of the glass .
• If stubborn spots remain, put only one or two small drops of ethanol
or reputable lens cleaner on the microber cloth and r
circular cleaning process
. DO NO T USE AN ORGANIC SOL VENT SUCH
AINT THINNER, AL C OHOL, OR BENZENE.
• Remove the rear lens cap and the camer
a body cap.
• Align the white index mark (dot) on the lens barrel with the white
index mark (dot) on the lens mount of the camera.
• Do not press the lens release button on the camera when moun
t the lens into the camera mount and r otate it clockwise until it
clicks” and locks in plac e. Do not insert the lens at an angle.
• Remove the front lens cap when y
ou are ready to shoot .
• Attach the front lens cap
While holding down the lens release butt on on the camera body ,
rotate the lens coun
terclockwise until it stops and separate the lens
from the body
• Attach the rear lens cap
Thank you for pur
chasing the Rokinon
AF 24mm F2.8 Compact lens. It is a high
performance prime autofocus optic
ely for SONY E-mount
mirrorless interchangeable lens
cameras. Please note that supported
functions may vary according to the
camera model and that it will not
mount to Sony A-mount cameras