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|03-09-2013 02:55 PM|
|03-08-2013 10:26 PM|
Here's what that Samyang does on a full-frame body:
Great lens, but not ideal for an FX camera, unless you dont mind cropping.
|03-08-2013 06:14 PM|
Some people who can't afford the better Sigma 8mm quite often buy this lens for shooting virtual tours and it can be used as a DX or an FX lens, it just determines whether your get a rectangular or circular image.
I actually had the Samyang version which I had to buy through Poland as that was the only distributor at the time. Later I got the Sigma 8 as it is slightly better, but still not a bad deal. The other lens isn't a great bargain, but getting the free lens with the D800 is a nice offer. Not sure why so many people are negative on this deal as the D800 is priced typically and the free 8mm lens is a bonus.
Likewise, even though the 24-70 isn't a great price, I encourage people to put UV filters on front and getting the nice Hoya also makes that a good deal. So they are both good deals, not great deals, but good deals. Deserves a thumbs up instead of all the negative comments.
|03-08-2013 10:42 AM|
|03-08-2013 10:36 AM|
Looks like they are trying to purge inventory of the Rokinon lens, and "thought" it would be a good incentive to sell the D800.
BTW when I looked @ the post, I assumed I could get the D800 with 24-70 for 1686-
|03-08-2013 10:30 AM|
Free DX lens with your FX camera seems a bit stupid...
And 1686 is not any cheaper than anywhere else on the 24-70
|03-08-2013 10:16 AM|
Nikon D800 Body with Rokinon 8mm Fisheye $2796.95 or Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED Lens (Black) $1686.95 w/ Free Hoya 77mm Filter Kit ($150 Value) and Free One Day Shipping
D800 with Free Rokinon 8mm Fisheye Lens Link
Nikon 24-70mm Lens with Free Hoya Filter Kit Link $1686.95