Excerpt: Good to begin with fisheye lenses.. The sharpness is quite good for the price of those lens.. It's very cheap! I'm happy with it for my first Fisheye lens!
When I purchased I thought I would miss the autofocus, but the focus range is wide and its realy not hard to achieve the focus, everything is...
Bower 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye Lens for Canon APS-C review
Gary, B&H Photo
19 November 2015
Excerpt: While I own and use a number of fisheye lenses for my Canons and other cameras and formats, I was curious as to how this one would suit an expanded horizontal view as it is slightly wider in focal length than is typical for APS-C.
Excerpt: The build quality is fantastic, it's solid and durable. The vision it offers is unique and as long as you let your imagination fly, you can achieve spectacular looking pictures. Sharpness is great at 5.6, contrast levels are good and color fringing is practically null at 5.6. Great lens!
Excerpt: I owned the lens the same manufacturer was releasing under the Rokinon name.
The same lens under the Bower lens claims APC-S compatibility. The previous mount wise was also APC-S compatible but was not giving on APC-S that pot-hole effect.
Excerpt: This is the first lens I've ever bought that was not a Canon lens. I was scared, but I'm glad that I went for it. It works very well and has helped me take some very cool images.
It works with the light meter on my camera but everything comes out a little overexposed so I need to adjust it to be at...