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Instant Magny 35 — perhaps the most unusual adaptation for film cameras

On the website Kickstarter has just started the fundraising for the Instant Magny 35 device that allows you to give film camera with instant printing. The device is compatible with SLR and rangefinder cameras, designed for 35 mm film in cassettes of the type 135. The compatibility list includes more than 35 models of leading manufacturers including Nikon, Canon, Pentax and Leica.

Instant Magny 35 — возможно, самое необычное приспособление для пленочных камер

One of the advantages of Instant Magny 35 is no need for any revision of the cameras. The heel is secured instead of the regular cover of the apparatus. Attached optical system of the five elements in two groups in a conical housing. She transformerait image in the film plane size 24×24 mm image size 36 x 36 mm on a piece of cartridge Fujifilm Instax Square.

The product weighs 485 g (without print cartridge and power supply). Its dimensions depend on the heel, which, in turn, is determined by the camera model. Conical part with a height of about 62,64 mm has a largest diameter of 96 mm, and the dimensions of the lower block is 118 x 123 x 34,8 mm.

Instant Magny 35 — возможно, самое необычное приспособление для пленочных камер

Minimum contribution to participate in the campaign equal to 99 dollars. The authors of the project hope to collect at least $ 51,000. Shipment Instant Magny 35 due to start in January 2019.

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Nikon recalls about the upcoming announcement of a mirrorless camera new video

As you know, in two weeks there will be a new photosystem Nikon ‘s first mirrorless camera this system.

Nikon напоминает о грядущем анонсе беззеркальной камеры новым видеороликом

Manufacturers are trying to maintain interest in the upcoming announcement. Some time ago he launched a countdown on its website and from time to time publishes commercials. Once this video, the third in a row, shows the “evolution of quality Nikon”.

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Presumably, at the same time with full frame camera will be presented first lenses for it. To use lenses with Nikon F mount with an adapter, which promises to release the manufacturer.

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The trademark owner, Meyer Optik Gorlitz has filed for bankruptcy

According to the source, the German company net SE, which stands for trademarks of Meyer Optik Görlitz, Emil Busch, Oprema Jena, C. P. Goerz, Ihagee Elbaflex and A. Schacht, filed for bankruptcy in Germany. Earlier this company under different names held some very successful projects to raise funds on Kickstarter.

Владелец марки Meyer Optik Gorlitz подал заявление о банкротстве

The reason for the bankruptcy is named a car accident, in which, allegedly, was seriously injured, the General Director and Foundation investor of the company Stephen IMEs (Stefan Immes).

Владелец марки Meyer Optik Gorlitz подал заявление о банкротстве

In a statement released by net SE says IMEs barely survived and would not be able to lead the company in the foreseeable future, which for a small company of 15 people was a significant shock. Currently undergoing reorganization, the purpose of which is to “create working system” because net SE was not provided for a procedure for transfer of leadership.

With regard to the project of collective financing, the company hopes to decide on their fate until the end of October. Noting that the shipment of orders is a priority, net SE States that “for legal reasons” may not take any decisions before the reorganization of the company.

The message was published on the pages of several Kickstarter campaigns, the participants are still waiting for their lenses. Judging by the comments under these posts, some participants suspect that it might be a Scam.

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The start of deliveries of the Sigma lens 105mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art Sony E mount

In February of this year the company introduced the Sigma lens 105mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art, calling him a “master of bokeh” (bokeh — the nature of the blur outside of the DOF area). In late may, the manufacturer began accepting orders, calling the period beginning the shipment of varieties of cameras from Canon, Nikon and Sigma the end of June. Option for Sony cameras the company has promised to release later.

Назван срок начала поставок объектива Sigma 105mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art с креплением Sony E

Yesterday on the website of the Sigma a report was published about the beginning of deliveries of the Sigma lens 105mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art-mount Sony E. According to the manufacturer, delivery will begin at the end of this month.

Price the manufacturer does not specify, but on B&H shows that it is the same as the price of other lens options, that is equal to 1599 dollars.

In addition, available service change attachment that allows you to convert any other option is the Sigma 105mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art a-mount version of Sony E.

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