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Old February 2nd, 2005, 01:56 AM   #1
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Some questions (GG, lens...)


I had a problem with a hot spot days ago, now I solve it with one lens, taken from the front of an old 35mm photo lens.

Now I have:

New lens looks like this: ))

Is it good configuration: gl2, ...1cm..., GG and )), ...about 5cm..., 35mm lens?

Is it good to be )) or it must be ((?

Which side of GG must be grinded? Can I grind the both sides? I have some scratches on a GG, is it possible to eliminate them to grind it again?

Is it good to color the inside of a adapter black?

Thanx, my adapter is going really better now, the picture is all bright, there is no hotspot inside, I think, )) solved the problem...

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Old February 2nd, 2005, 07:13 AM   #2
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I'd put the (one side!)grinded side facing the gl2. But you must be sure that that surface is on the right distance of the 35mm lens so it's sharp on infinity.
I do it like that to avoid the DV camera lens to reflect on the GG.
Are you sure those scratches are noticeable if the GG spins (unless it's static)?
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