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Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Lens for Nikon F

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Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Lens for Nikon F
Key Features
  • F-Mount Lens/FX Format
  • Aperture Range: f/3.5 to f/22
  • One SLD Element
  • Super Multi-Layer Coating
Presenting an impressively unique 180° angle of view, the Nikon F-mount Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye is a creative tool for producing dramatically distorted, circular imagery. Benefitting the unique look of the lens is an advanced optical design that utilizes one SLD glass element to reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations for improved clarity. A Super Multi Coating has also been applied to suppress lens flare and ghosting for greater contrast and color accuracy. Additionally, the lens also features a close 5.3" minimum focusing distance of 5.3", along with a 1:4.6 maximum magnification ratio, to suit working with close-up subjects.
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Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Overview

Presenting an impressively unique 180° angle of view, the Nikon F-mount Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye is a creative tool for producing dramatically distorted, circular imagery. Benefitting the unique look of the lens is an advanced optical design that utilizes one SLD glass element to reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations for improved clarity. A Super Multi Coating has also been applied to suppress lens flare and ghosting for greater contrast and color accuracy. Additionally, the lens also features a close 5.3" minimum focusing distance of 5.3", along with a 1:4.6 maximum magnification ratio, to suit working with close-up subjects.

Circular fisheye lens is designed for FX-format Nikon F-mount cameras, however can also be used with DX models where it provides a 12mm equivalent focal length.
Expansive 180° angle of view pairs with the fisheye design to render circular imagery within a black frame. This design also renders scenes with exaggerated distortion and curved lines for a creative, distinct aesthetic.
One SLD glass element is featured in the optical design to reduce chromatic aberrations and color fringing for improved clarity and color accuracy.
Super Multi-Layer Coating has been applied to individual elements to suppress flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color when working in strong lighting conditions.
Minimum focusing distance of 5.3" pairs with a 1:4.6 maximum magnification ratio for creating unique close-up imagery.
Rear slot accepts cut gelatin-type filters.
This Nikon F-mount version does not feature a built-in autofocus motor and is not compatible with select Nikon DSLRs lacking an AF motor, such as the D40, D40x, D60, D3000-series, and D5000-series cameras.
UPC: 085126485597

Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Specs

Key Specs
Focal Length
8mm
Maximum Aperture
f/3.5
Lens Mount
Nikon F
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Focus Type
Autofocus (with Nikon Cameras That Have an Autofocus Motor)
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
Gel Filter (Rear)
Maximum Aperture
f/3.5
Minimum Aperture
f/22
Lens Mount
Nikon F
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Angle of View
180°
Minimum Focus Distance
5.3" / 13.46 cm
Maximum Magnification
0.22x
Macro Reproduction Ratio
1:4.6
Optical Design
11 Elements in 6 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
6
Focus Type
Autofocus (with Nikon Cameras That Have an Autofocus Motor)
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
Gel Filter (Rear)
Dimensions (ø x L)
2.89 x 2.7" / 73.5 x 68.6 mm
Weight
14.1 oz / 400 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
5.4 x 4.4 x 3.9"

Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Reviews

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question

Will the Autofocus worked on my D3200?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Sigma 8mm f/3.5 will not autofocus on a Nikon D3200.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-27

question

For those of you engaged in shooting panoramas of businesses or other interiors, what tripod head would you recommend?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Manfrotto 300N (3414) Panoramic Head is excellent for panoramic photography: http://bhpho.to/1mb07mw
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-27

question

I am wondering if this lens will work on a Nikon D2XS
Asked by: Anonymous
The Sigma 8mm f/3.5 is compatible with the Nikon D2XS.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-27

Will this Sigma 8mm lens with an FTZ adaptor work ...

Will this Sigma 8mm lens with an FTZ adaptor work on a Nikon Z8 in manual focus mode?
Asked by: Don
The Sigma 8mm lens will work with a Nikon Z8 and the FTZ adapter.
Answered by: Stephen
Date published: 2023-12-17

question

I'm planning to buy this item but I just want to know first if this is compatible with D5000. If not, what camera will fit this lens?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Autofocus Lens for Nikon AF is fully compatible with the Nikon D5000.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-27

Will the lens work with Nikon D5600 and also auto ...

Will the lens work with Nikon D5600 and also auto focus like a normal lens?
Asked by: Quintin
The Sigma 8mm f/3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Lens for Nikon F is compatible with the Nikon D5600 but in manual focus mode only. This Nikon 8-15mm fisheye zoom would work in AF mode on the D5600: https://bhpho.to/3oCwKEU
Answered by: Dan
Date published: 2023-05-29

question

I need to replace my front cap complete of my SIGMA 8 MM
Asked by: Anonymous
Unfortunately, we do not carry Sigma lens caps. You would have to contact Sigma directly for assistance with your inquiry. According to Sigmaphoto.com's website, the product number for the 8mm EX DG Circular Fisheye Front Cap Adapter is CA483-72, and it uses a standard 72mm lens cap. You can contact Sigma for more information by either calling 1-800-896-6858 or by using the link included below.http://www.sigmaphoto.com/about-sigma/contact-us
Answered by: Manzell L.
Date published: 2018-08-27

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Is this lens compatible with a Nikon D3300 DSLR Camera?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, it is compatible and works fine.
Answered by: Loren P.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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