Lensbaby Titl Shift Transformer

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Lensbaby Titl Shift Transformer

Postby marcotrov on Sat May 21, 2011 6:27 pm

Recently been looking and dreaming of owning a Nikon Tilt Shift lenses:twisted:. In doing a bit of reading I came across this little gem(not sure if this has already been canvessed but apologies in advance if it has):-
http://www.petapixel.com/2010/09/23/len ... -for-evil/
Not sure how long before we see something like this in the dslr arena but it certainly whets the apetite and interest :) Think of the flexibility it would provide. :wink:
cheers and happy dreams for all you titl shift enthusiasts :twisted:
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Re: Lensbaby Titl Shift Transformer

Postby NeoTiger on Sun May 22, 2011 12:59 pm

I've got one of those for my Sony NEX-5. It's pretty cool, although I must admit I haven't been using it often enough.

Note that it's only a tilt transformer though, it's not capable of shift.
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Re: Lensbaby Titl Shift Transformer

Postby aim54x on Sun May 22, 2011 10:38 pm

As your link suggests, it would take a medium format lens for this to work on a Nikon. I have played with one at work for the Micro Four Thirds system. If you lust after one of these...have a look at the Lensbaby Composer Pro + Sweet 35 combo
http://www.lensbaby.com/lenses-composer-pro.php

I am hoping that i get the chance to play with one, but with me changing jobs in a few weeks I will probably miss out on that opportunity
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