5 mm lens for landscape filming

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simonsee

5 mm lens for landscape filming

Post by simonsee » Mon May 06, 2002 12:39 am

Does anybody know of a camera with a 5mm zoom lens (or less) that costs around £100?

I ask because i saw some photographs taken with a 20mm SLR camera and really liked them, and 5mm would be the equivalent for super 8.

would a 6.5mm lens do?

what does everyone else use for wide angle landscape shots??

I understand you can get wide converter lenses but don't these squash the picture?

Thanks

Simonsee.

Phil L

Post by Phil L » Mon May 06, 2002 12:46 am

There is a 6 mm on Beaulieu. Quite good as a Wide...

el don

Post by el don » Mon May 06, 2002 8:42 am

and you can add a schneider uwl III lens on this 6mm lens and get a 4mm wide angle...

Phil L

Post by Phil L » Mon May 06, 2002 3:09 pm

Ho, i didn't knew ! thanks for the tip, El Don ! is it still for sale ?

Mikael
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Post by Mikael » Mon May 06, 2002 5:12 pm

You can get one here if you don´t find one on Ebay or anywhere else...

http://www.wittner-kinotechnik.de/

direct link

http://www.wittner-kinotechnik.de/katal ... optike.php

Choose the one that fits your lens... it´s in German but you´ll figure it out...

Good luck
Mikael

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