3-D MACRO LENS FOR ANALOGUE AND DIGITAL SLR CAMERA'S

smallest: 07-14-F10x14                                                       largest: 07-14-F80x110

Nikon D50 with 07-14-APS13x18 Lens

The stereo macro lens is suitable for most common SLR camera of your choice and provides first class stereo pictures 24x18 mm. with incredible depth of field. The reflex viewing system of the SLR is not used because the stereo lens system is permanently set at its very small operating aperture and requires one flashlight.

A wire frame finder is used, which comes complete with the stereo lens assembly.
This allows very fast and accurate framing and focusing, and is ideally suited for macro photography. A white reflection plate close to the subject prevents to strong shadows.

 

 

 

 

 

 



To cover a wide range of subject sizes, a complete range of 5 stereo lens sets is available, each lens set having a pre-set operating distance and a pre-set field of view.

Each of the lens systems comprises of two individual lenses within a single lens body and each assembly has a unique inter lens distance, suited for that subject size.
This results in correct stereo depth when the picture is viewed.
The typical operating aperture of each lens is very small, such an aperture is normally not available with a standard macro lens system but vital for the extra depth of field and sharpness, needed in stereoscopy.

The light source must be a flash lamp mounted just above the camera body on a special socket/bracket. Because you will take images of objects which are very close and small, you only need 1 flash lamp. A small reflector close to the subject underneath, will illuminate to strong shadows.

Available models:

The sensors in digital SLR bodies all differ in sizes but the size is very important to get a correct alignment for the 3D effect. The new series of lenses is made for 3 different sizes:

Sensor Type average size of the sensor camera models rough overview (2007)
APS-C 15 x 22.5 mm.

Nikon D40, D80, D200, Canon 400D, 350D, 30D, Sony DSLR- A100, Fuji S5Pro, Nikon D2X

APS-H 19.1 x 28.7 mm. Canon 1D II en 1D III
Full 24 x 36 mm. Canon 5D, Kodak 14n and all other analogue 35 mm. SLR camera bodies.

Check the sensor size of your camera on, for example: http://www.dpreview.com/
click on the specifications of your model.

APS-C models
Click on the model for more technical specifications

Model   Object size Lens separation
07-14-APS13x18 images 13x18 mm. 6.5 mm.
07-14-APS25x36 images 25x36 mm. 8,3 mm.
07-14-APS35x49 images 35x49 mm. 9,1 mm.
07-14-APS50x70 images 50x70 mm. 9,4 mm.

APS-H models

Model   Object size Lens separation
07-14-APS-H16x22   16x22 mm. 7,4 mm.
07-14-APS-H32x45   32x45 mm. 9,8 mm.
07-14-APS-H44x62   44x62 mm. 10,6 mm.
07-14-APS-H65x87   65x87 mm. 11,6 mm.

Full size models

Model   Object size Lens separation
07-14-F10x14 images 10x14 mm. 6.5 mm.
07-14-F21x29 images 21x29 mm. 9,4 mm.
07-14-F40x57 images 40x57 mm. 12,3 mm.
07-14-F56x77 images 56x77 mm. 13,5 mm.
07-14-F80x110 images 80x110 mm. 14,6 mm.

Click here for an 1:1 overview

 

Shape of larger models

Larger models always were a little unpractical to store or to carry in a bag. The metal rods could easily be bend or damage your bag. For this reason all larger models have been fit out with a retractable viewfinder. A rigid aluminium bar forms the base. The U shape on the outer end of the lens can be flipped down under the flash reflection plate to make it almost as flat as the rectangular bar.

 

Flash bracket

For better alignment of the flash lamp to the subject, this bracket would be a solution. It is mounted on the original shoe on top of the SLR body. Your flash lamp should have the option to receive the release signal through a cable beside receiving it through the normal shoe. With the bracket we supply a small shoe adapter to which a cable can be connected. This bracket is optional and is not included with the lens.  If you find a solution yourself to get the flash lamp aligned, then you don't need this bracket.

  

With many thanks for John Hart for a test session of model A

Canon 5D with macro lens model D of 2002.

 

Now 4 types of lenses for 1 camera type in successive steps for 1400 Euro's!

Links:

Frequently Asked Questions FAQ
3D images of flowers         V
To view some 3D pictures of insects CLICK HERE
To view some 3D pictures on medical operations
WARNING, the images could be shocking. CLICK HERE

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Look here for the manual

 

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