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Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye Lens

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Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye lens

Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye lens

Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye lens

Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye lens

Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye lens

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Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye MTF Chart

Optical design

Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye optical design

Format: APS-C (crop)

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Canon EF, EF-S, Sony A / Minolta A, Nikon F (FX, DX), Pentax K

Optical design: 10 elements in 7 groups (1AS)

Features: Fisheye lens
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Average price: $357

Specifications:

Focal lengthMax. apertureMin. apertureBladesMin. Focus (m.)Filter Ø (mm.)Weight (gr/oz)Length (mm/in)
8mmf/3.5f/2260.3no413/14,675/3

Additional information:

The Samyang 8 mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fish-eye

  • Diameter 74.8 mm
  • Diagonal angle of view 180° (on APS-C)
  • Multilayer coating
  • Built-in hood
  • No contacts

The Samyang 8mm F3.5 Fisheye CS is a diagonal fisheye lens for  digital  APS-C cameras with manual focusing. The lens is corrected to secure maximum angle of view with minimum vignetting and has a fine aperture adjustment, and not discrete.

In May, 2011 the version for the E bayonet mount, specially designed for the Sony NEX-VG10 video camera, was released for sale at the price of € 299 with a three-year guarantee.

Samyang lenses may come under other brand names: Walimex , Rokinon, Opteka, Falcon, Vivitar, Bower.


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Posted by: dv   Date of publication: 24.02.2011



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