DZOFilm’s new Marlin 1.6x Expander is certain to be a helpful instrument for digital camera operators trying to make the most of their Tremendous 35 prime lenses on bigger format digital camera platforms.
With a 1.6x growth, the Marlin expander elevated not solely the focal size subject of view of lenses but in addition the efficient picture space in order that the sensor doesn’t seize vignetting of the scene being recorded.
The Marlin 1.6x Expander permits filmmakers who personal Super35 cinema lenses to adapt them to full-frame and Vista Imaginative and prescient cameras just like the ARRI ALEXA LF or RED Raptor V cinema cameras.
This might additionally imply that APS-C lenses may conceivably work with full body cameras with out struggling vignetting.
It is because the expander will increase the sector of view however at a lack of about 1.5 stops of sunshine. Nonetheless, that could possibly be a small value to pay contemplating that there isn’t any degradation of picture high quality in doing so.
The Marlin Expander additionally has a removable supporting base and incorporates distinctive mounting rings that take the place of undesirable shims or mount replacements to make it match.
DZOFilm additionally has a number of guides and measurement templates that customers can obtain and print as much as measure the 19.64mm flange clearance from the airplane to the lens mount itself.
This may guarantee a correct match in opposition to their very own lenses, earlier than buying. Additionally they have a separate PL Mount Clearance Examine Template to ensure the mount can correctly match.
DZOFilm has additionally created a sequence of movies to point out tips on how to measure and alter for correct health. Customers simply have to scan the QR code on the adapter clearance examine instrument, to be despatched to the right web site.
The tutorials, nonetheless, deal with utilizing the expander for Pictor Zoom, Cata Zoom, or LingLung cinema lenses for which the adapter was initially designed. The corporate says the idea, nonetheless, can be utilized for third-party lenses exterior of the DZOFilm catalog.
The worth of the DZOFilm Marlin 1.6x Expander is $1,159 for PL-E, PL-RF, and PL-L mounts. There’s additionally a PL-LPL and PL-PL model for $1,699. Delivery is predicted in early July.
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