Rokinon 8mm f/3.5 Canon EF

Rokinon 8mm f/3.5 Canon EF
$199
8 mm
manual focus prime lens
f/3.5
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor
  • Fisheye circular wide angle

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Canon 5DS.

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
180°
horizontal angle of view
8mm
35mm equivalent focal length

APS-C (1.6x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.6x crop factor) cameras such as the Canon Rebel T6, Canon EOS 80D and Canon T6i.

Canon EOS Rebel T6
176.7°
horizontal angle of view
13mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Rokinon 8mm f/3.5 Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Diameter Small diameter Help
75 mm
Length Quite short Help
77 mm
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
8 mm
Weight Very light Help
428 g
Fisheye Fisheye Help
Extremely wide circular images
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$199.00
Prime lens Prime lens Help
Typically very sharp

Cons

The Rokinon 8mm f/3.5 Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Manual focus only Help
Focus yourself
Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
8 mm
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

Specifications

General

Min focal length
Help
8 mm
above average above average
Max focal length
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8 mm
below average below average
Zoom range
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1x
Magnification
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Unknown

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/3.5
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
Help
f/3.5
Tele minimum
Help
f/22

Features

Auto focus
Help
No
below average below average
Focus motor
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Generic motor
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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Yes
unique unique
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
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77 mm
Diameter
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75 mm
Filter size
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Unknown
Weight
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428 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
Help
180°
unique unique
Telephoto horizontal
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180°
below average below average
Wide vertical
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194.4°
unique unique
Telephoto vertical
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194.4°
below average below average
Wide diagonal
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180°
unique unique
Telephoto diagonal
Help
180°
below average below average

Angle of view (On Canon EF-S APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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190.1°
unique unique
Telephoto horizontal
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190.1°
below average below average
Wide vertical
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118.3°
unique unique
Telephoto vertical
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118.3°
below average below average
Wide diagonal
Help
180°
unique unique
Telephoto diagonal
Help
180°
below average below average

Competitors

DiscussionWhat do you think about the Rokinon 8mm f/3.5 Canon EF lens?

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Avatar for Raul Sánchez Mond Raul Sánchez Mond (5:35 PM, March 22, 2013)
yes
 
Matthew (10:06 PM, February 04, 2013)
Autofocus, yet no focus motor? What does that even mean?
 
Avatar for Patrick Holløse Jørgensen Patrick Holløse Jørgensen (7:00 AM, January 23, 2013)
Wil this work on 1100D ??
 
Avatar for Patrick Holløse Jørgensen Patrick Holløse Jørgensen (6:57 AM, January 23, 2013)
Wil this work on a 1100D
 
Ewok Society Productions (5:10 AM, October 09, 2012)
Yes, all Canon DSLR's have the same mount size.
 
david (2:06 AM, September 18, 2012)
would this work on a cannon rebel T2i