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Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM

EF8-15mmL
Review Date: Sep 13, 2012 Recommend? yes | Price paid: $1,349.00 | Rating: 10 

 
Pros: Excellent build quality, small size, great focal range (on FF), sharp, fast focus
Cons:
Lenscap/hood combo tends to fall off and on a FF its easier to just take the whole thing off

I tested this lens through Canon CPS and fell in love with the added options this gave me. After initially thinking it would only be used for the wow factor of the circular fisheye I realized that the lens shines in tight quarters. The wide field of view and short close focusing distance lets you get pull the viewer into the image like no other lens.
Manual and Autofocus both work excellently and I can't imagine needing a sharper lens.

Some other random comments-
-Working without a hood or front filter you have to conscious of how close you get to your subject to avoid bumping into it.
-I primarily used this with a FF camera and I think I would be frustrated with not being able to use the full range on a crop camera

Overall a great lens that adds a lot of functionality to my lineup.