Coolest Lens in the World? For £100,000 it Had Better Be! Meet the 6mm Nikon Fisheye Lens

Gear & Apps April 24th 2012 3:37 PM 11 Comments


Well, you could buy a house… or maybe just buy this $160,000 6mm Nikon F/2.8 Fisheye Lens. I am sure the wife and family wont mind, after all have you seen that thing!?

Check out the original article on PopPhoto.

Here is an uncorrected sample image:


Here is an corrected sample image:




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  1. Morten Gimm Kongsfelt

    Just… Ridicoulus…

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  2. Joe Gunawan

    Sample image!

    And a post-corrected image sample:

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  3. Anonymous

    I want to see some shots from that.

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  6. Ashkan

    it looks nice but not worth it

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  7. Stephen Wall Morris

    One of the biggest problems with this lens is trying not to get your feet or legs of a tripod in the shot. I remember first coming across this lens in 1985 when I visited the Nikon store in NYC, it’s a serious piece of glass

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  8. Rui Silva

    Imagine the lens cap on that!

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