Re: [PanoToolsNG] Re: There's been discussion here about the ideal simple camera...
- On 8 Aug 2009 at 10:14, Roger D. Williams wrote:
> On Fri, 07 Aug 2009 19:37:03 +0900, Bjørn K Nilssen <bk@...>What worries me a bit is if the lack of a focus setting might cause problems when used
> > On 7 Aug 2009 at 15:35, Roger D. Williams wrote:
> >> The 4.5mm circular fisheye is f/2.8, has a 12.3mm image circle, and
> >> costs WELL OVER USD1,000!
> > If it has a 12.3mm image circle I guess it should be full circular also
> > on the 4/3s
> > 18x13.5mm sensor?
> > Guess a Sunex would be a better choice then, with its 14.5mm image
> > circle - unless you
> > really want a full-circle fisheye for 2-shot panos?
> > The Sunex is cheaper too :)
> Yes, just about a full circle. But two-shot panos are of no interest
> to me, so yes, I like the look of the Sunex! If I could accurately
> position shots 120 degrees apart, three-shot panos wouold interest
> me, but currently I find it easier to shoot four-shot.
> A Sunex (given the right adaptor) would make a really light and compact
> panorama setup.
with an adapter on a non-Nikon body, like the m4/3s?
Will it still be in focus?
The FAQ mentions focus adjustment, but only refers to section 5 in the lens manual, which
unfortunately doesn't seem to be available for download. Neither do they have any email
for questions/support :-(
Bjørn K Nilssen - http://bknilssen.no - panoramas and 3D