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

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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:

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Here is an corrected sample image:

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11 Comments

  1. Joe Gunawan

    Sample image!

    http://www.nikonweb.com/fisheye/fisheye_6mm.jpg

    And a post-corrected image sample:

    http://www.macrolenses.de/bilder/test/Blankenese.jpg

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  2. Anonymous

    I want to see some shots from that.
     

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  3. Roach Photography Uk

    Insane!

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  4. Roach Photography Uk

    Insane!

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  5. Ashkan

    it looks nice but not worth it

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  6. 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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  7. Rui Silva

    Imagine the lens cap on that!

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