Lensbaby The Composer Double Reviews & Specifications

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Lensbaby The Composer
Double Glass Optic

Lensbaby The Composer Digital SLR Cameras

The Lensbaby Composer Special Effects SLR Lens is a member of the Lensbaby lens series, and offers the same awesome embellishment results. However, the Composer presents a totally new design. In view of a ball and socket arrangement, this adaptation takes into consideration smoother focus control.

The Double Glass Optic will hold its position in the wake of being bent, which makes it simple to utilize even with one hand. Users additionally no more need to squeeze the lens to focus, they can just tilt the lens to a desired angle and after that focus using a conventional barrel focusing ring.

The Double Glass Optic is a hybrid lens somewhere between a bellows and a tilt-shift camera. It provides for selective focusing using a SLR camera. It will bring one area of a photograph into sharp focus, surrounded by gradually expanding blur. Effects such as blurring, sparkling highlights, and subtle, kaleidoscopic shading distortions can all be accomplished without post processing software. The lens can be bent topsy turvy in any bearing for various results.

The Composer highlights the Optic Swap System. Lensbabies has built up a line of various "optics" that may be interchanged with the Muse and Composer lenses. This furnishes artists with a practically boundless assortment of looks and styles to acquire their unique perceptions.

The Composer comes with the Double Glass Optic, which gives the most honed focus in its range. It delivers a tack sharp sweet spot, with minimal diffusion all aperture settings. Additionally accessible alternatives are the Plastic optic for a ultra-delicate and ethereal look, the Single Glass optic for that vintage appearance, or the Pinhole/Zone Plate for milder, dreamier focus that are similarly sharp from edge to edge.

Highlights

No electronic communication is available between the camera and the lens. Every operation is entirely manual. Automatic light metering is possible by using aperture priority with just about any digital or and film SLR cameras.

The lens aperture can be altered by changing different size aperture discs.

The Composer features an extraordinary manual focus layout which requires more rotation to change the optic as you get close to infinity. This makes it less demanding to focus on objects at intermediate far off depths than regular manual focus lenses.

 

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Specifications
Compatibility Canon EF, Nikon, Pentax, Samsung NX Mount, Sony Alpha,
Composer Pro: Tilt Yes (17.5 degrees)
Composer Pro: Compatibility Lensbaby Optic Swap System
Composer Pro: Focus Type Manual
Double Glass Optic: Focal Length 50mm
Double Glass Optic: Aperture Type Interchangeable, magnetic aperture disks
Double Glass Optic: Apertures f/2, f/2.8, f/4, f/5.6, f/8, f/11, f/16, f/22
Double Glass Optic: Focus distance 18" to infinity
Double Glass Optic: Front threads 37mm / 1.46 inches
Dimensions (H x W) Composer Pro: 2.25" x 2.5" / 5.71 x 6.35 cm
Weight Composer Pro: 4 oz (113.4g)

Lens Includes
Lensbaby Composer Special Effects SLR Lens, with Double Glass Optic
Front & Rear Lens Caps
Case with Aperture Discs
Storage Bag
1-Year Warranty
Accessories

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Lensbaby The Composer Double Glass Optic Reviewed by Gene Wright on . Rating: 5