Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye

Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye

Lens Summary

Brand: Samyang
Also Known As: Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye
Lens Type: Prime Lens
Format: APS-C / DX
Focus: Manual Focus
Lens Mount: Canon EF, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F, Pentax KAF, Samsung NX, Sony Alpha
Release Date: 09/16/2009
MSRP Price: $329 (Check Current Price)
Made in: South Korea
Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: The 8mm Ultra Wide Angle f/3.5 Fisheye Lens for Nikon w/Focus Confirm Chip from Samyang gives you a dramatic 180° view with a greatly exaggerated perspective when used with an APS-C camera. This fisheye lens includes a special chip that allows the lens to work with the camera\'s focus confirm, auto exposure, auto metering and auto white balance functions. Hybrid aspherical lenses and multi-layer coating help you to produce sharply defined images with a minimum of flare and ghosting. The lens focuses as close as 1\' (30.48 cm) from the lens, and has a built-in petal lens hood.


Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length8mm
Mount TypeCanon EF, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F, Pentax KAF, Samsung NX, Sony Alpha
FormatAPS-C / DX
Compatible Format(s)DSLR (APS-C Sensor)
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Vibration Reduction / Image StabilizationNo
Aperture Information
Aperture RingYes
Maximum Aperturef/3.5
Minimum Aperturef/22
Maximum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)180°
Minimum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)N/A
Optical Information
Lens Elements10
Lens Groups7
Aspherical Elements1
Nano CoatingNo
Super Integrated / Super Spectra / T* CoatingNo
Focus Information
FocusManual Focus
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Silent Wave / Ultrasonic MotorNo
Internal FocusingNo
Rear FocusingNo
Minimum Focus Distance0.30m
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter SizeN/A
Accepts Filter Type
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingNo
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarNo
Dimensions75 x 77mm
Weight443g
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack