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    Default Any recommendations for cheap fisheye lenses for nikon?

    I'm looking for FE lenses that are not too expensive :/ Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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    Default Re: Any recommendations for cheap fisheye lenses for nikon?

    16mm f/2.8 Zenitar, fully manual. Reviews are online, seller in Mass Sales or B&S.
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    Ooh, thanks! Any idea if i shops carry them?

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    samyang? $400 in bns i think

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    Default Re: Any recommendations for cheap fisheye lenses for nikon?

    Quote Originally Posted by dxJoker View Post
    Ooh, thanks! Any idea if i shops carry them?
    Did I mention Mass Sales and Buy & Sell? Unlikely that shops have it, it's a Russian lens.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Octarine View Post
    Did I mention Mass Sales and Buy & Sell? Unlikely that shops have it, it's a Russian lens.
    yea, thanks anyways

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    Quote Originally Posted by fatboi View Post
    samyang? $400 in bns i think
    Cool thanks, will check it out

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    +1 for Samyang.

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    check your camera's specs. D5000 for example has ability to touch up pix n create distortion like fish eye len.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mitsucolt View Post
    check your camera's specs. D5000 for example has ability to touch up pix n create distortion like fish eye len.

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    It doesn't work well, the pictures will look blur even on the pathetically small camera LCD.

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    Just also be sure if u r looking for full frame fisheye or circular fisheye. Both of which are different for full frame or crop sensor bodies..

    Ryan

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    Default Re: Any recommendations for cheap fisheye lenses for nikon?

    Samyang 8mm, Tokina 10-17mm, Peleng 8mm.

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    Default Re: Any recommendations for cheap fisheye lenses for nikon?

    Samyang 8mm FE is about $4xx from sgcamerastore in mass sales.Otherwise you might wanna try the Tokina 10-17mm FE which should be around $700

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    Default Re: Any recommendations for cheap fisheye lenses for nikon?

    Quote Originally Posted by giantcanopy View Post
    Just also be sure if u r looking for full frame fisheye or circular fisheye. Both of which are different for full frame or crop sensor bodies..

    Ryan
    I'm using a D90 which i believe has a crop sensor. Thanks for the advice

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