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Win A Samyang AF 85MM F/1.4 FE II Lens In Our 'Portrait Photography' Competition

Enter our 'Portrait Photography' competition to be in with a chance of winning a Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 FE II lens.

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Win A Samyang AF 85MM F/1.4 FE II Lens In Our 'Portrait Photography' Competition: AF 85MM F1.4 FE II


ePHOTOzine has teamed up with Samyang to give one lucky ePz member the chance to win a Samyang 85mm f/1.4 FE II lens.

From today, until 30 September 2022, ePHOTOzine wants to see your best examples of 'Portrait Photography' uploaded to our competition forum and those who do could win a Samyang 85mm f/1.4 FE II lens. 

The Prize Up For Grabs From Samyang: Samyang 85mm f/1.4 FE II


How Do I Enter?

Our theme for this month is 'Portrait Photography' so think people, even pets, close-ups, full-length, candids, moody black and whites... anything goes so long as it fits the theme. 

Simply submit your photos to our competition forum before midnight on 30 September 2022 for the chance to win the 85mm f/1.4 FE II lens Samyang is giving away.


Closing Date & Entry Details

The competition closes at midnight on 30 September 2022. Entries added after this time will not be counted. 2 entries are allowed for free members and up to 4 entries are allowed for Plus members. Anyone who submits more images than they are allowed to will be disqualified. Entries posted on the bottom of this article will not be counted! Please use the competition forum topic.


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Win A Samyang AF 85MM F/1.4 FE II Lens In Our 'Portrait Photography' Competition: AF 85MM F1.4 FE II

Samyang has introduced a new AF 85mm f/1.4 FE II lens for Sony E-Mount full-frame and APS-C mirrorless cameras that updates the original AF 85mm F1.4 FE lens ePHOTOzine reviewed back in 2019, giving it our 'Editor's Choice' award and 5/5 stars. 

AF 85mm F1.4 FE II Key Features:

  • Autofocus, full-frame, fast aperture, telephoto lens for Sony FE Mount
  • Delivers precise, fast, quiet and accurate autofocus
  • Compact and lightweight
  • Clean and beautiful bokeh
  • Weather-sealed

AF 85mm F1.4 FE II Specs: 

  • Closest Focusing Distance: 0.85m
  • Filter Size: 72mm
  • Maximum Aperture: F1.4
  • Minimum Aperture: F16
  • Mount Type: Sony FE
  • No. Diaphragm Blades: 9
  • Weather Proof: Yes

The new Samyang AF 85mm F1.4 FE lens is priced at £639 (plus VAT) and more information can be found on the Samyang website


Good Luck!



By entering the competition, entrants agree to be bound by the rules and by any other requirements set out on ePHOTOzine.

  • The following people are excluded from entering the competition: (1) Direct and indirect employees, staff and their relatives of the supplier of the prize or prizes (2) The publishers of ePHOTOzine (3) Advertisers or sponsors of ePHOTOzine.
  • Only two entries per competition are allowed per free member, 4 entries are allowed per Plus member.
  • We reserve the right to remove images that have not been submitted correctly, ie too small. There isn't a maximum file size or dimension restriction for entries.
  • All entries must be submitted through the ePHOTOzine competition forum web page and will not be accepted via any other means, eg, post, fax or e-mail.
  • No responsibility is accepted for incomplete entries due to server error or other causes beyond our control.
  • One winning entry will be chosen, by an ePHOTOzine or guest judge. This will be the image which, in the judge's opinion is the most original and of the highest quality and meets the theme. The judge's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • ePHOTOzine reserves the right to disqualify incomplete or illegal entries.
  • The prize winner will receive the prize as featured in the corresponding month's competition. There is no cash alternative to the prize as stated.
  • This competition is open to UK entries only. Those based outside the UK can enter if they have a UK address that the prize can be sent to, such as that of a friend or relative. Please update your portfolio with the UK address. 
  • The deadline for entering the competition is midnight (GMT) on the last day of the calendar month in which the competition is being held unless otherwise stated.
  • The winner or winners will be notified by e-mail within 28 days of the end of the competition. The winner's details will be posted on ePHOTOzine within 28 days of the end of the competition.
  • The winner must acknowledge his or her win within three weeks of being notified via email or the prize may be re-allocated to the next-placed winner.
  • All entrants agree that their name and images can be displayed and used in promotion for future competitions on ePHOTOzine. The winning entry may be used by the sponsor as a promotional image. The terms of this would be agreed with ePHOTOzine and the sponsor before the prize is announced. By entering the competition you have confirmed you have authorised this.
  • The name of the winner may be published on ePHOTOzine after he or she has acknowledged their win.
  • We reserve the right not to hold a competition in any given month.
  • ePHOTOzine only provides the means of entry to the competition and does not normally supply the competition prizes. The sponsors are therefore liable for the prize.
  • We reserve the right to modify these rules without notice. (Last modified: 8 Apr 2020)

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8 Sep 2022 9:06AM
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