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opticron field binoculars

Telephotography (taking high magnification photographs) is now easier than ever to enjoy using Opticron telescopes in conjunction with SLR & D-SLR cameras. In this system the camera lens is substituted for the telescope and coupled directly to the SLR camera body using either a telephoto adapter or an eyepiece+photoadapter combination. T mounts, available for nearly all makes of SLR cameras are also needed to connect the scope assembly to the camera body. The chart below shows the current range of telephotoadapters and photoadapters available to enable you to convert your Opticron telescope into a long focal length telephoto lens.

Notes. Focusing is facilitated on the telescope. Camera may need to be operated in 'MANUAL' mode with shutter locks disengaged where necessary. The high magnification to aperture ratios result in slower shutter speeds compared with conventional telephoto lenses so ISO400+ settings are suggested when using D-SLRs. For 35mm SLRs 400/800 ASA film is recommended. If possible use a cable release or remote control to reduce camera shake when operating the shutter.


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40215 TELEPHOTOADAPTER

RECOMENDED FOR USE WITH IMAGIC, IS WP & MM2

HR66 (800mm f12)
HR80 (900mm f11.3)
GS665 (750mm f11.5)
GS815 (950mm f11.7
ES80 (950mm f11.7)
ES100 (1250mm f12.5)
MM2 (530mm f10)
IS50 (585mm f11.7)
IS60 (700mm f11.7) (Needs CF adapter ring)
IS70 (780mm f11.1)

95.00
Close Focus Adapter for IS
9.00
41109 PHOTOADAPTER 41109 PHOTOADAPTER HR, ES& GS scopes USE WITH HDF 40810 or HR 40812 eyepieces
£50.00
41111 PHOTOADAPTER PUSH FIT 44
Push fit connection to EP's (40810), (40937) & HR2 (40933)
50.00
41112 PHOTOADAPTER PUSH FIT 49.5
Push fit connection to HDF T (40862)
50.00
41114 Photoadapter push-fit SDL
Push fit connection to SDL (40935)
55.00
41115 SLR Eyepiece adapter works in conjuntion with 41114
£90.00

T Mounts
These mounts allow the Camera adpters to be fitted to an SLR type camera

 

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T-Mount Camera adapter
From £15.00

T Mount - Filter Thread adapter

T Mount - Filter Thread adapter

Allows T thread camera mounts to be fitted to compact cameras that have a filter thread on the lens.

 

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T-Mount - Filter Thread Camera adapter
From £10.00


DSLR Remote Cable

DSLR Remote Cable
These cables allow images to be taken with out the need to directly press the shutter release button thus reducing the chances of shake. They are lockable for long exposures (bulb). 80cm long

CA-1
Canon EOS1000D,500D450D, 400D/350D/300D/EOS 30/EOS 33/
EOS 50/300/500/Pentax ist D/D5/MZ6/K10D/K100/K110/Samsung GX10
CA-2
Canon 1Ds Mark III/1DS Mark II/1Ds/1D Mark II/1D/5D
Mark II/5D/50D/40D/30D/20D/10D/60D/1V/EOS 3/Kodak DSC 520
NI-2
Nikon D80 / 70s
PA-1
Panasonic FZ20/ FZ30/ FZ50 / Leica Digilux 3
NI-1
Nikon D 300/D 200/D 100 (only in combination with battery grip)/F 100/F 90/F 90X/F 6/F 5/D1/D2/Kodak DCS-760/Fuji S3 Pro
SO-1
Sony Alpha DSLR 700/350/300/200/100 / Konica Minolta 7D / 5D / D7i
OLY-1
Olympus E-520, 420, 510, 410, 400
NI-3
Nikon D 90, D3000, D5000
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DSLR Remote Cable
£20.00