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Bower 8mm T/3.8 Fisheye HD Cine Lens for Nikon DSLR Mount

Bower 8mm T/3.8 Fisheye HD Cine Lens for Nikon DSLR Mount

Bower 8mm T/3.8 Fisheye HD Cine Lens for Nikon DSLR Mount

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Product Highlights

  • 180º Panoramic Fisheye Perspective
  • Aperture Range: T/3.8-22
  • Intended for DSLR Video
  • Fits Full-frame and APS-C Sensor Cameras
  • Silent, Smooth De-clicked Aperture Ring
  • Toothed Aperture and Focus Rings
  • Removable Petal-type Lens Hood
  • Fits Nikon DSLR Mounts
  • Manual Focus
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Overview
  • 1Description

The 8mm T/3.8 Fisheye HD Cine Lens for Nikon DSLR Mount from Bower can shoot both photo and video but has features that make it particularly attractive for shooting video with DSLR cameras. It is an ultra wide-angle lens with a 180º panoramic fisheye perspective. Its silent and smooth aperture transitions and manual focus make it ideal for shooting video and its aperture and focus rings are toothed to provide better grip for follow-focus rigging. Compatible with both full-frame sensors and APS-C sensors, it offers sharp imaging with its 10-element, 1 aspherical optic lens design. A removable petal-type lens hood is included with the lens for stray light deflection and protection of the convex shaped lens.

Designed to work with both full-frame and APS-C DSLRs, providing a 180º angle of view. On full frame cameras, the lens produces a rounded fish-eye perspective with vignetting at the corners. On an APS-C format camera, it produces a fish-eye perspective that fills the frame and is therefore rectangular in shape. 
 
De-clicked aperture movement and toothed focus and aperture rings for smooth and silent operation while shooting video.
In the Box
Bower 8mm T/3.8 Fisheye HD Cine Lens for Nikon DSLR Mount
  • Front Lens Cover
  • Rear Lens Cap
  • Petal-type Lens Hood
  • Instruction Manual
  • One Year Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
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    Specifications
    Performance
    Focal Length 8mm
    Aperture Maximum: f/3.8
    Minimum: f/22
    Camera Mount Type Nikon F
    Format Compatibility Nikon FX/35mm Film
    Nikon DX
    Angle of View 180°
    Minimum Focus Distance 12" (30.48 cm)
    Elements/Groups 10/7
    Features
    Image Stabilization No
    Autofocus No
    Tripod Collar No
    Physical
    Filter Thread None
    Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.95 x 2.95" (75 x 75 mm)
    Weight 1 lb (454 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.7 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.8 x 6.8 x 4.8"

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