Zenit Zenitar 16mm F2.8 MC Fisheye A-mount lens review by Grubeater

reviewer#4902 date: Feb-24-2009
sharpness: 3.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 3
overall: 3.9
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:M 24/2.8 O, KM 17-35/2.8-4 D.
price paid:140 Euro Like new
positive:Really nice FOV on analogue Dynax 7, wide FOV.
negative:Not very fishy on 7D/A700, no AF ;).
comment:Nice lens to play with, not to dear for your wallet.
Looks great on film.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 21
  • sharpness: 4.12
  • color: 4.29
  • build: 4.14
  • distortion: 4.29
  • flare control: 3.76
  • overall: 4.12
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