LucAdapters has launched a crowd funding marketing campaign to develop a focal reducer for the newly introduced Tremendous 35mm 6K cinema digicam from Blackmagic Design. The reducer will permit customers to mount full body lenses on the digicam with solely a slight crop, thus emulating the look of a digicam with a full body sensor.
The corporate has historical past with this type of adapter and at the moment makes a reducer for the Ursa Mini known as Magicbooster Professional, and has previously made a full-frame adapter for the Samsung NX1. This new mannequin will likely be known as Magicbooster Pocket 6K and can mix the advantages of a 1 cease enhance in efficient aperture in addition to reducing the crop issue of the 6K space of the digicam’s Tremendous 35mm sensor from 1.5x to 1.1x. This enables full body lenses to virtually preserve their meant angle of view when recording 6K footage, with a 50mm lens appearing like a 55mm with the reducer as an alternative of like a 75mm with out it.
Here is a video made with the present Magicbooster, shot on Blackmagic Ursa mini 4.6K by PILOTMOVIES.
The Magicbooster Pocket 6K will likely be absolutely appropriate with all of Canon’s EF lenses in line with LucAdapters, however not EF-S fashions. The Magicbooster matches contained in the digicam’s throat leaving the mount untouched, and replaces some inside elements of the digicam itself in doing so. The unit contains a small barrel with lens parts on the finish. It screws into the digicam with the magnifying lens sitting straight in entrance of the digicam’s sensor and behind the IR filter.
Consumers will obtain a substitute UV-IR lower filter that the corporate claims is best than that which is shipped with the digicam. Such a level of set up is required that it isn’t the type of adapter that may be connected and unattached in a few seconds, nevertheless it additionally means there is not any want so as to add and take away the adapter each time it’s important to change a lens.
LucAdapter says the Magicbooster Pocket 6K will ship in November this yr, and can value from €499 (approx. $550). For extra info see the LucAdapters Magicbooster Pocket 6K Kickstarter marketing campaign.
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