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Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye Lens

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Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye lens

Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye lens

Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye lens


Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye MTF Chart

Optical design

Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Auto Focus (AF)

Lens mounts: Sony A / Minolta A, Sony A / Minolta A

First year of production: 1986

Optical design: 11 elements in 8 groups

Features: Fisheye lens
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Average price: $860


Focal lengthMax. apertureMin. apertureBladesMin. Focus (m.)Filter Ø (mm.)Weight (gr/oz)Length (mm/in)
16mmf/2.8f/2270.2 400/14,169/2,7

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The Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye

The full frame Minolta AF 16mm f/2.8 fisheye lens produces a unique sense of space by means of image curvature, which is characteristic for all fisheye lenses. 

  • Angle of view: 180 ° (35mm)
  • Max. magnification: 0.63
  • Dimensions: 75 × 66,5 mm
  • Internal focusing: yes
  • Inner zoom: yes
  • Non-rotating front element:  yes

Diagonal angle of view: 180 ° Horizontal and vertical angles of view are smaller: horizontal angle of view  - 147 °, vertical angle of view  - 94 °

The high quality Minolta AF 16mm f/2.8 fish-eye lenses ensures perfect optical performance across the entire frame, natural color rendering and minimization of chromatic aberrations.

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Posted by: shubshik   Date of publication: 02.10.2010

Photos taken with this lens Minolta AF 16 mm  f/ 2.8 FishEye:

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Mechanical quality5.001
Optical quality4.001
Pricing / Value3.001
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