Is Nikon Z9 and Nikon AF DX 10.5mm F2.8 G ED Fisheye compatible?

Below you will find your chosen camera and lens. Click on the product name for more information.

Nikon Z9

Nikon Z9
Released: 2021
Type: Mirrorless
Sensor: FX (Full frame)
46 Megapixels
8256 x 5504 pixels

Nikon AF DX 10.5mm F2.8 G ED Fisheye

Nikon AF DX 10.5mm F2.8 G ED Fisheye
Released: 2003
Wide Angle Lens (prime) & Fisheye
Suited for cameras with APS-C sensors
Focal Length: 10 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: February 2024

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together if you use the desired adapter.

You must use a Nikon Z adapter

This Nikon lens is not part of the Nikon Z system but it can still be used with Nikon Z cameras. To use this Nikon lens on this Nikon Z camera you need an adapter.

Nikon Lens Mount Adapter FTZ

Focal Length

The Nikon camera has a sensor of type Full frame which means that your experienced Focal length will be same as the lens specification tells us.

This lens has focal length:
10 mm

Since Nikon Z9 does not have a Full Frame sensor the experience focal length you will experience will be:
15 mm

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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 Z9
1340 gram

Nikon AF DX 10.5mm F2.8 G ED Fisheye
300 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1640 gram (equal to 3.62 lb).