Re: New 8mm f2.8 Samyang fisheye on eBay going soon
- No, on a crop (1.5 or 1.6) sensor, you can shoot 4 around and 1 up. not much overlap though!
--- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, "Uri" <uri@...> wrote:
> There seems to be some confusion about this lens, so let me try and clarify:
> 1. The regular Samyang* 8mm will require 6+2 shots on a DX sensor for a full pano.
> 2. The same lens with the lens hood removed or shaved off, will require 4 shots on an FX sensor for a full pano.
> 3. The NEW, just announced model of that lens comes with a REMOVABLE hood, so it will work on both kinds of sensors with no surgery or shaving.
> * Samyang, Rokinon, Bower, etc. are all the same lens.
> Note: I have an excellent, brand new, never used Rokinon 8mm, (original model, with lens hood) for sale, $250 with free mailing in North America. Please contact me privately.
> PS: I also have a Manfrotto 303SPH pano head and leveling base for sale. This is "industrial quality" stuff. Anybody interested? Please contact me privately.