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Old November 23rd, 2003, 02:28 PM   #1
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72 mm to 52 mm Adapter (for Crystal Vision - Titanium 0.45x wide angle lances)

Hi there, anybody know whether it is possible to get a adapter ar just stepdown ring for Crystal Vision Titanium 0.45 Proffesional high speed auto fosus wide angles? as the Xl1s is 72mm, these wide angle lences are 52mm, anydoby can give a advice?
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Old November 24th, 2003, 01:40 PM   #2
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I'm no lens wizard at all, but maybe photoshops have all kind
of stepdown rings?
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Old November 24th, 2003, 02:03 PM   #3
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I'm no wizard either, but common sense would say that you'll get vignetting when using a wide angle adaptor that has a smaller diameter than your filter size, especially in the case of a .45x adaptor.

Now I have a Titanium .45x adaptor for my PDX-10 which I like a lot. However, that's a 37mm lens which is a whole different thing... :-)
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Old November 24th, 2003, 02:17 PM   #4
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Indeed... Normally stepdown rings are used for a larger lens
to a smaller size ofcourse.

Would zooming in help then? (which might reduce the wide
angle effect ofcourse)....
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