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Old February 5th, 2006, 10:21 AM   #31
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Once Jim's beattie arrives in my hands, I'll be posting up tests of my spinner vs the vibrating beattie...including evaluations of light loss with the same lighting/framing on the bare camera vs beattie vs spinner. I'm working on a design to vibrate a 35mm beattie in a 58mm tube. The total package will be a 58mm diameter tube, about 60mm long...very compact!
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Old February 8th, 2006, 07:00 PM   #32
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Ted, can't wait to see the results. I'm very keen on getting one of these adapters, just not sure which. Been following redrock for sometime and they seem to have a good product, albeit expensive compared to the letus.
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Old February 11th, 2006, 03:53 PM   #33
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Would the Lettus35 work with the FX1?

Also, I already have a nikon D50 with a couple of lenses will these work on that adapter?

Thanks!
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Old February 12th, 2006, 12:58 PM   #34
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The Letus35 works with FX1 but not Nikon D50 lenses. This kind of lens will have smaller coverage than regular 35mm SLR lens, therefore will give bad vignetting, thanks.

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Old February 12th, 2006, 02:47 PM   #35
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Quyen I sent you a couple of emails a few days ago!

What kind of 35mm lenses are we talking about and average price point? (ebay?)

I want one!
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Old February 13th, 2006, 02:40 AM   #36
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Canon FD 50mm f1.4 is the best for the money, Nikon AI also a good choice, thanks.

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Old February 23rd, 2006, 07:49 AM   #37
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Once Jim's beattie arrives in my hands, I'll be posting up tests of my spinner vs the vibrating beattie...including evaluations of light loss with the same lighting/framing on the bare camera vs beattie vs spinner. I'm working on a design to vibrate a 35mm beattie in a 58mm tube. The total package will be a 58mm diameter tube, about 60mm long...very compact!

Any word on this yet?
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Old February 23rd, 2006, 08:34 AM   #38
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I am myself still waiting for this so I can make my desicion.

It would be nice if they included the SG35 from Wayne Kinney in England.

http://www.dvinfo.net/conf/showthread.php?t=60512

http://homepage.ntlworld.com/wayne.kinney/sg35.htm
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Old February 23rd, 2006, 10:40 AM   #39
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Aaron -

Hello ,

If your interested i am coming back to Auckland on Thu for 2 weeks for a mates wedding - i have both the letus35A and the SG35 - i also shoot with an XM2.. basically if your keen to hook up & try them out then drop me a line ..

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Old February 24th, 2006, 07:01 AM   #40
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I would really like to see this comparison. I once owned the letus35 (regular, non A) and I found it too soft and grainy for HD, but I've heard the "A" version is a lot better...I haven't seen any footage though and I'd really like to see how much of an improvement was made from the first version. There's also the option to buy a 72mm version and I wonder if it is all built with 72mm components (which would avoid zooming in so much) or if it simply comes with a 72-58 step down ring? Anyone knows?
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Old February 24th, 2006, 11:21 AM   #41
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I've got a flip and its all 72mm components - no stepdown
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Old February 24th, 2006, 12:53 PM   #42
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I've got a flip and its all 72mm components - no stepdown
What camera do you use it with? How are the results?
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Old February 25th, 2006, 01:10 AM   #43
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posted in wrong thread....

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Old February 27th, 2006, 12:17 PM   #44
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how is it going with that footage?
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Old February 27th, 2006, 03:51 PM   #45
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Hey Rafael,

It's getting some maintenance right now. Needed cleaned. I havent gotten to use it a ton yet but hopefully soon!
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