Is Nikon D810 and Sigma EX 15mm f/2,8 DG Fisheye compatible?

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Nikon D810

Nikon D810
Released: 2014
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: FX (Full frame)
36 Megapixels
7360 x 4912 pixels

Sigma EX 15mm f/2,8 DG Fisheye

Sigma EX 15mm f/2,8 DG Fisheye
Released: 2005
Wide Angle Lens (prime) & Fisheye
Focal Length: 15 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

This is the short answer:

Yes! This combination is compatible

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together. Here is a longer answer:

Lens is available with Nikon mount

This lens is manufactured by Sigma but is available with a Nikon mount.
This lens is also available for Canon cameras, so before you buy the lens - make sure you get the right version.

Versitale lens

Sigma EX 15mm f/2,8 DG Fisheye is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Nikon D810.

Autofocus in camera

To obtain autofocus there has to be an Autofocus motor in either the camera or the lens. This specific lens, Sigma EX 15mm f/2,8 DG Fisheye does not have a built-in autofocus (AF) motor but since Nikon D810 has a built-in autofocus (AF) motor there is still a possibility to use autofocus.

Read more about Autofocus motor

Focal Length

The Nikon camera has a sensor of type Full frame which means that your Experienced Focal length will be exactly what the lens specification tells us:

Actual Focal Length for this lens:
15 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
15 mm

Read more about Crop factor on Nikon cameras

Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Nikon D810
980 gram

Sigma EX 15mm f/2,8 DG Fisheye
370 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1350 gram (equal to 2,98 lb).