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Rokinon 800mm f/8.0
8.8 out of 10

Rokinon 800mm f/8.0

Great Deal: $186.82

Reviews and Problems with Rokinon 800mm f/8.0

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Overall 6
6.0

I assume they are mirror imperfections or the unit was assembled in a dirty environment.

Derrick, Amazon
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: Certainly brings things in close for 1/100th the cost of an 800mm glass lens. Lack of auto-focus and extremely (!) narrow focal plane were expected, and stars have NOT been removed for them.
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Overall 6
6.0

This lens is a fun toy if you don't mind messing with it a ...

R. Micallef, Amazon
7 May 2015
  • Summary: This lens is a fun toy if you don't mind messing with it a lot while shooting, and then more work in editing. It's not sharp, it lacks contrast, and it is a PAIN to manually focus with its tiny depth of field.
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Overall 10
10

Good.

SJ LEE, Amazon
16 March 2015
  • Summary: This is exactly what I want. fast shipping and nice product.
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Overall 10
10

Great value

Juan Esquivel Risquez, Amazon
12 February 2015
  • Summary: This lens is pretty great for it's price. Now, mind you, this is not a pro-grade lens, so manage your expectations accordingly and I'm sure you'll be happy with it. Image Quality is ok, as any mirror lenses it is soft and with low contrast, both of which can be managed in post-processing and end up...
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Overall 2
2.0

Poor lens

Tonita Patterson, Amazon
6 January 2015
  • Summary: My advice to you is to up up some more cash by a Better lens. I was excited about this lens. To practice on manual focus not worth it
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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

Kindle Customer, Amazon
3 January 2015
  • Summary: Great for the price! make sure you have a rock solid tripod. Focus is tight and critical.
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Overall 4
4.0

Two Stars

takayuki ariyoshi, Amazon
1 January 2015
Overall 10
10

Five Stars

larr2000, Amazon
18 November 2014
Overall 8
8.0

shot the moon from my front yard

Matt "Matt", Amazon
4 October 2014
  • Summary: pretty cool....this lens will force you to learn more about photography and learn your camera
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Overall 6
6.0

because I am used to a larger/heavier maksutov-cassegrain which I liked. This is about half the weight of my ...

Vincent Lao, Amazon
28 August 2014
  • Summary: Before purchase, I already read some reviews about it and many of them are not so encouraging. I still purchased one because I wanted something with a long reach and light-weight setup for birds that my Canon Powershot SX40 superzoom couldn't reach well enough.
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