Used Tokina 10-17mm f/3.5-4.5 fisheye zoom lens value?

9 years 1 month ago #180172 by Rocket Man
I have opportunity to pick up a used Tokina 10-17mm fisheye for $400. B&H sells this lens new for $669. The owner has no idea how many shots have gone through this lens, it does look new. How much would you pay for a used Tokina lens like this?

Those that have this lens are you pleased with the fisheye effect it creates? How about the autofocus and sharpness of the lens?

Thank you in advance for your help.

Roger


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9 years 1 month ago #180187 by john_m
Looks like everyone sells this lens for over $600 new. I'm not familiar with this lens, but I do use a tokina 28-80 f2.8 and love it. Tokina has some great build quality to their lenses. I woul think that if the lens is in mint condition, that $400 may not be a bad deal. I would deffinitely run it through a few times before committing.

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