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

Gear & App Reviews 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

  2. Anonymous

    I want to see some shots from that.
     

  3. Roach Photography Uk

    Insane!

  4. Roach Photography Uk

    Insane!

  5. Ashkan

    it looks nice but not worth it

  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

  7. Rui Silva

    Imagine the lens cap on that!

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