Panasonic Lumix G 8mm F/3.5 Fisheye Lens
The Panasonic Lumix G 8mm F/3.5 Fisheye is an ultra-wide prime designed for cameras with a Four-Thirds (2X) sensor. This prime has a 8mm focal-length. It provides the same field of view as a 16mm lens on a Full-Frame camera.
This prime can focus down to 10cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.2X. The lens offers a Quick-Shift AF system which lets the user simply rotate the focus-ring to focus manually. A built-in focus motor is used to set the focus-distance. It allowed Panasonic to optimize the motor precisely for this lens in order to maximize performance.
This lens is only available for Micro Four-Thirds. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Micro Four-Thirds mount cameras.
Panasonic Lumix G 8mm F/3.5 Fisheye Specifications
|Brand||Panasonic||Model||Lumix G 8mm F/3.5 Fisheye|
|Mount||Micro Four-Thirds||Max FLM||2X|
|Focal Length||8mm||View Angle||180°|
|Max Aperture||F/3.5||Min Aperture||F/22|
|Filter Size||Aperture Blades||7|
|Size (D x L)||61 x 52mm||Weight||165g|
|Tilt||N / A||Shift||N / A|
|Zoom Drive||N / A||Focus Drive||AF with Quick-Shift|
|Zoom Mechanism||N / A||Focus Mechanism||Internal|
Accepts 22mm sheet filters at rear.
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Panasonic 8mm F/3.5 Facts
|8mm Focal-Length||F/3.5 Constant Aperture|
|No filter thread||AF with Quick-Shift|
|Micro Four-Thirds Mount||2 Max Crop-Factor|
|165g Lens Weight||61 x 52mm (D x L)|
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