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      09-18-2008, 11:56 PM   #1
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What's your favorite Fisheye Lens for a 1.6 Crop?

I am in the market for a fisheye lens for my Xti but it looks like all of the "proper" fisheye lenses are for the non-crop bodies.

Have you guys found a good fisheye that produces exaggerated images on a Xti body?
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Ahh crap...

I was surfing around the site and I thought I was posting this in the photo section.

Mods, can someone move this thread?

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Even on crop bodies, fish eye lenses will produce distorted and exaggerated images anyways. Of course its not as extreme as on a full frame, but it still gets the job done. The canon 15mm is a great choice.

this was taken with a crop body + fish eye.
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Would you consider third-party brands? Check out the Tokina 10-18mm: http://www.ephotozine.com/article/To...f35-45-Fisheye . It's designed for cropped sensors, and it isn't very expensive.
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Nikkor 10.5mm fisheye on D200...

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Dude, this lens rules! I just sold mine though. I went to the D700 and had to sell all my DX lenses that I used on my D300. :-)

But, I did get some juicy replacements. A 14-24mm and an 85mm 1.4. Still have my 50mm 1.4 and on order the 24-70mm.

Nikon rules! Enjoy your lens. Best I've used.
I'm in the process of upgrading to the 700 as well - need to find a buyer for the 200. You know you can use the DX with the 700, right?
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