This lightweight, compact optical accessory attaches securely to the front of the EX1 and EX3 via a convenient bayonet mount. Installation and removal is quick and easy. For professional shading and light control, the Aspheric Wide Converter is fully compatible with the HU-104 Rubber Lens Shade. Attaching firmly to the front of the converter through a handy quick-lock mechanism, 16x9 Inc.'s rugged, broadcast-style shade is designed to hold a 105mm round filter. In addition, the EX 0.75X interfaces beautifully with popular mattebox and sunshade systems such as those from Alfred Chrosziel.
Like all of 16x9 Inc.'s 16x9 Inc.'s HD-quality EX lens accessories, the new EX 0.75X is precision engineered and manufactured in Japan for optimum optical performance. Craftsmanship is meticulous and detailed, using only the finest grade materials.
First deliveries of the EX 0.75X Aspheric Wide Converter are scheduled for the first part of October 2008. U.S. MSRP is $1335.00.