Canon EF 8-15 f/4L Fisheye USM Ultra-Wide Zoom

For photographers who want the look and feel only possible with extreme wide angle and fisheye photography, the new Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM is a world-class choice. With its unique focal length range, the EF 8-15mm f/4L USM is the world’s widest fisheye zoom lens. It delivers 180° diagonal angle of view images for all EOS SLR cameras with imaging formats ranging from full-frame to APS-C, and provides 180° circular fisheye images for full-frame EOS models. It features UD glass for suppression of chromatic aberration, a Subwavelength coating for reduced ghosting, a newly developed Fluorine coating that keeps soiling, smears and fingerprints to a minimum, has full-time manual focus for instant switching from AF to Manual operation, and is built to the standards of the amazing Canon L-series of lenses. This means the finest optics, the best construction and the best performance available, all in a lens designed to stimulate creativity and deliver stunning images every time.

Full~frame fisheye

Circular fisheye

MTF Charts

                                

Specifications:

Focal Length & Maximum Aperture 15mm 4.0
Lens Construction 14 elements in 11 groups
Diagonal Angle of View 180°
Focus Adjustment Lens extension via inner focusing and focus cam plus floating mechanism
Closest Focusing Distance 0.16m / 6.2 in.
Filter Size Rear Gel Holder (accepts up to 3 pre-cut gel filters)
Max. Diameter x Length, Weight 3.1 x 3.7 in, 19.1 oz. / 78.5 x 83.0mm, 540g

About Kymry

Welcome to the Kymry Blog. In this blog we will be showcasing photography by several different photographers with a Look in time from 1925 to the present. Share some Business & Technology of Photography. Including adventures in the birding world and many other interesting insights and observations along the way.
This entry was posted in Equipment, Photo News, Photography, photojournalist and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Canon EF 8-15 f/4L Fisheye USM Ultra-Wide Zoom

  1. pedro inacio says:

    Hello my name is Pedro,

    I want to buy this particular lens but i would like to know if Canon or other manufacturer have a polarizer for this lens, or if it is possible to use on it??

    Cheers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s