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Quality


Very good quality pics for the price.

Positive Review

I've not engaged in comparison testing, but i'm as pleased with the images i get from the samyang as the ones i got using the c...  Read More

Positive Review

The build quality, fitment, metering and picture quality are excellent.

Neutral Review

The image projection has a natural, uniform spherical quality, rather than an over-inflated center and compressed edges.

Neutral Review

Price


If you like the fisheye look, this is a good way to get it at a not too exorbitant price.

Neutral Review

Competitiveness


I've used it on fujifilm x-m1 with fotodiox nikon f to fuji x mount and it works pretty good.

Positive Review

A 12mm fisheye produces a very specific look.

Positive Review
Overview
  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    good, great, manual, fisheye and quality.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 45 reviews as of our last analysis date on Oct 26 2020.
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For the price this is a great lens

Least positive reviewquestion

Terrific fisheye lens. Crystal clear and easy to use. Love this lens.

Most authentic reviewquestion

FF Nikon owner with a number of Nikon FX prime and zoom lenses. Now with one very nice, new Samyang Ultra wide angle lens.The ...  Read More

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Helpful Insights

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Only slight chromatic aberation on toward corners, which can be easily corrected with modern software.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The image projection has a natural, uniform spherical quality, rather than an over-inflated center and compressed edges.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    No exif or lens data is available for camera.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The manual focus is not as problematic for a wide angle as for a telephoto lens.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This lens produces pictures that are equal to my prime lenses, you can be a pixel peeper.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I've had success shooting street with it by hanging the camera around my neck and firing the shutter with my thumb from my waist while walking around.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If you do this, everything in front of you will be in the shot and in focus, so you can pretty well compose the shot without looking through the camera.

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