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Old February 20th, 2007, 01:54 AM   #1
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I used a 35mm adapter to shoot a short this past weekend and was blown away at the look it gave us.

so.. im looking for a good how-to or guide on making my own 35mm lens adapter. I looked around and liked the threads about other people's lenses but i havent really seen anything in the way of an actual set of instructions on how to make one.
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Old February 20th, 2007, 02:06 AM   #2
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For $50, you can get a full set of instructions and a ground glass screen (actually plastic) from the Redrock company, who also build the M2. I built one using the plans as a starting point, and then working things with my own changes.. See:

http://www.redrockmicro.com/products.html
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Old February 20th, 2007, 06:19 AM   #3
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Hi Chris,

did you ckecked my free DIY 35mm tutorial on my homepage?

http://www.jetsetmodels.info/news.htm

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Old February 20th, 2007, 10:56 AM   #4
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did you ckecked my free DIY 35mm tutorial on my homepage?
http://www.jetsetmodels.info/news.htm
i checked your tutorial out, although i dont quite understand the whole vibration thing
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Old February 20th, 2007, 11:25 AM   #5
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David, maybe this can help you out, a true classic: http://www.mediachance.com/dvdlab/dof/index.htm
This remains as the ultimate DIY 35mm DOF adaptor basic knowledge base.

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Old February 20th, 2007, 11:37 AM   #6
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Hi Chris,

did you ckecked my free DIY 35mm tutorial on my homepage?

http://www.jetsetmodels.info/news.htm

Daniel
Hi Daniel:

Yeah, I have seen it before, and was trying to recall it for the response above. Didn't have you bookmarked.

Actually, I'm thinking this will probably be my next attempt, to build a vibrating tube adapter, because fo the need for a more run and gun adapter.
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