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Walimex pro 8/3.8 Fisheye II Video APS-C Nikon F

Item number: 18705
  • developed specifically for photography and videography
  • unique perspective with large depth of field
  • stepless adjustment of f-stop
  • soft, smooth-running adjustment of focus
  • aperture ring and focus ring with tooth ring for follow focus systems
  • high-grade optical and mechanical quality
  • multi-coated glass lenses
  • sideways display of distance and f-stop scale
  • manual exposure mode and focusing
  • with removable lens hood
  • minimum focus distance: approx. 0.3m
  • suitable for Nikon-F-Bajonett (Details see Compatibilities)
  • Please note: When using a full-frame camera, the image section has to be adjusted in post-processing
Item description

Developed for videography and photography
This Fisheye by walimex pro was developed for videography and photography. The f-stop can be adjusted steplessly from 3.8 to 22 and the focus is adjusted softly and runs smoothly. That way a tracking of the focus when filming is possible. The aperture ring and the focus ring come with a tooth ring and are therefore optimized for use with follow focus systems. For better readability, the distance and f-stop scale are displayed sideways.

Unique Shots
The Fisheye Lens by walimex pro makes a whole new view of things possible. Due to the unique perspective, your creativity is unlimited. Due to the exceptional depth of focus and the extremely large image angle, all options are open to the adventurous videographer and photographer. The walimex pro Fisheye has a focal length of only 8mm. At a minimum distance of only 30cm, exciting wide-angle pictures can be captured in brilliant sharpness. The fast lens speed of 1:3.8 allows excellent filming, even in less favorable lighting conditions.

New possibilities of image composition for moved and still pictures
With the walimex pro Fisheye videographers and photographers receive various possibilities of image composition, especially with spherical panoramas. Straight lines which are not positioned in the middle of the picture will be shown curved and a barrel distortion is the result. This particular lens type has a particularly short focal length for its image format size, which is why the image is displayed with curved forms. That is how pictures, which are created with the walimex pro Fish-Eye, receive their typical spherically distorted perspective.

Top-quality workmanship
The lens is constructed in a high-quality manner. The metal casing is very robust and impresses with its classy exterior. The glass lenses of the lens are coated and thus ensure a brilliant contrast and sharpness range as well as a well-rounded color balance. The particularly high-quality optics of the lens ensures optimal image results. A lens hood prevents laterally occurring stray light and lens reflections.

Use with full-frame cameras
When using the lens on cameras with a full-frame (35 mm sensor), please note that a partial shadowing (vignetting) will occur. The image section can be expanded by removing the lens hood from the Fisheye, however it cannot be expanded to fill the full frame. The image should be cropped in post-processing to achieve a full image format and to remove the black frame. You can find example images under “Examples of use” in the menu.

Technical specification

General information

Crop Factor 1,5
Suitable for Sensor APS-C, MFT
Field of Application Lens Architecture, Countryside, Art
Field of Application Art, Architecture, Countryside
Product Color Black
Bayonet F
Type Fisheye
Manufacturer Nikon
Camera Model Nikon D7200, Nikon D810A, Nikon D5500, Nikon D750, Nikon D810, Nikon D4S, Nikon D3300, Nikon Df, Nikon D5300, Nikon D610, Nikon D7100, Nikon D5200, Nikon D600, Nikon D3200, Nikon D800E, Nikon D800, Nikon D4, Nikon D5100, Nikon D7000, Nikon D3100, Nikon D3S, Nikon D3000, Nikon D300s, Nikon D5000, Nikon D3X, Nikon D90, Nikon D700, Nikon D60, Nikon D300, Nikon D3, Nikon D40x, Nikon D40, Nikon D80, Nikon D2Xs, Nikon D200, Nikon D70s, Nikon D50, Nikon D2Hs, Nikon D2X, Nikon D70, Nikon D2H, Nikon D100, Nikon E2Ns, Nikon E2N, Nikon E3s, Nikon E3, Nikon D1X, Nikon D1H, Nikon D1
Special Features Super wide angle
Range of Application Video
Lens Speed 1:3,8
Weight 395g
Length 74,8mm
Developed for APS-C
Category Fisheye

Specifications

Crop Factor 1,5
Suitable for Sensor APS-C, MFT
Field of Application Lens Architecture, Countryside, Art
Field of Application Art, Architecture, Countryside
Bayonet F
Type Fisheye
Manufacturer Nikon
Camera Model Nikon D7200, Nikon D810A, Nikon D5500, Nikon D750, Nikon D810, Nikon D4S, Nikon D3300, Nikon Df, Nikon D5300, Nikon D610, Nikon D7100, Nikon D5200, Nikon D600, Nikon D3200, Nikon D800E, Nikon D800, Nikon D4, Nikon D5100, Nikon D7000, Nikon D3100, Nikon D3S, Nikon D3000, Nikon D300s, Nikon D5000, Nikon D3X, Nikon D90, Nikon D700, Nikon D60, Nikon D300, Nikon D3, Nikon D40x, Nikon D40, Nikon D80, Nikon D2Xs, Nikon D200, Nikon D70s, Nikon D50, Nikon D2Hs, Nikon D2X, Nikon D70, Nikon D2H, Nikon D100, Nikon E2Ns, Nikon E2N, Nikon E3s, Nikon E3, Nikon D1X, Nikon D1H, Nikon D1
Lens connection Nikon F
Special Features Super wide angle
Range of Application Video
Minimum Focusing Distance 0,3m
Lens Speed 1:3,8
Lenses / Groups 10 / 7
Image Effect on MFT 10mm
Image Effect like Full Frame 12,8mm
Angle of View 180°
Image Effect like MFT 6,4mm
Lens Diameter 75mm
Image Effect on APS-C 8mm
Developed for APS-C
Category Fisheye
Usage Photo
Internal Focusing Yes

Packaging

Girth 623mm
Height of Packaging 100mm
Length of Packaging 185mm
Packaging Material Carton
Packaging with Euro Hole No
Weight incl. Packaging 555g
Width of Packaging 119mm
Included in delivery
  • 1x walimex pro 8/3.8 Fisheye II VCSC for Nikon with lens hood, convenient carrying bag and protection caps
Examples of Use


Shot at a focal length of 8 mm



Full frame (35mm) sensor with Fisheye with lens hood

 

Full frame (35mm) sensor with Fisheye without lens hood

 

APS-C sensor with Fisheye
with and without lens hood