The world's first fisheye lens developed for the Nikon DX Format digital SLRs: D1X, D2H, D1H, D1, D100. This lens enables a unique 180-degree picture angle, close focusing down to 14cm and the kind of incredible depth of field (DOF) properties characteristic of fisheye lenses.
The first Fisheye lens developed exclusively for use with Nikon DX Format (not compatible with 35mm film SLR cameras)
First lens designed for Nikon DX Format that achieves 180 degree picture angle
Ultra-wideangle focal length of 10.5mm - diagonal fish-eye lens (Equivalent to 16mm on a 35mm format SLR camera)
Minimum focus distance of 0.14m (5.5 in.), or (0.03m (1.2 in.) from the lens front, makes extreme close-ups possible
Nikon's Close-Range Correction (CRC) provides high performance for sharper images
10 elements in 7 groups (1 ED glass element)
Angle of view
Minimum focus distance
0.14m / 0.46ft.
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter attachment size
Gelatin filter for lens mount provided
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approximately 63 x 62.5mm/2.5 x 2.5 in.
Approximately 305 g/10.8 oz.
Lens cap (Slip-on), Fixed type (built-in),CL-0715 (supplied)