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Old April 26th, 2018, 12:06 PM   #1
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B4 to EF - Canon 5D

Finally got my B4 to EF Canon 5D rig finished!

This adaptation is identical to the Canon C100 - C300 using a B4 to EF adapter in conjunction with a 1.4 teleconverter, which covers the S35 sensor. The only difference is the 5D requires a 2X teleconverter to cover the full frame sensor.

With two 24" carbon fiber rods it's really light weight at 12.15 lbs, with a very low center of gravity centered mid shoulder, which makes it balanced and easy to maneuver without shaky footage at full zoom.

We've got a two day shoot coming up where we are going to put the camera with lens through it paces, and I'll attached the finished video here after post editing.

More photos at http://www.dvinfo.net/forum/members/...albums249.html
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Old April 26th, 2018, 12:34 PM   #2
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Outstanding! Thanks for sharing this, Jerry, and I look forward to seeing your video.
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