What’s the Best Lens for Star Photos? Sigma vs. Samyang 14mm Lens Comparison

What’s the best lens for taking star photos?

In this comparison, Matthew Saville compares the Sigma 14mm f/1.8 Art lens with the Rokinon (also known as Samyang) 14mm f/2.4 and 14mm f/2.8 lenses.

Comparisons of vignetting, distortion, sharpness, and other factors are all covered in this video review.

This video was produced by NatureTTL.com, in partnership with B&H Photo Video.


Got your eye on some of the gear used in this video? You can find everything at the following links:

Sigma 14mm f/1.8 Art: http://geni.us/axJ0
Rokinon / Samyang 14mm f/2.4: http://geni.us/iiPy
Rokinon / Samyang 14mm f/2.8: http://geni.us/jMsCma


Matthew Saville is a landscape and timelapse photographer based in Southern California. He is an avid astro-landscape shooter who enjoys backpacking and camping. Matthew's goal is to use photography to promote conservation-minded enjoyment of the great outdoors. His website, astro-landscapes.com, is dedicated to his adventure stories and DIY camera gear for timelapse and nightscape photography.