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SLR Magic 8mm f/4.0 MFT Lens for Aerial Photography

SLR Magic have been making solid and compact lenses for the Micro 4/3 system for some time, and despite expanding into bigger (but still relatively affordable) anamorphic and Cine style PL primes, have recently announced another MFT lens. The new SLR Magic 8mm f4 ultra-wide angle lens was officially

SLR Magic Anamorphot 2.0x Tested on the GH4

Apart from making some awesome manual lenses for filmmaking, SLR Magic also offer a 1.33x Anamorpic adapter dubbed the “Anamorphot” adapter already (designed for use with 16 x 9 sensors), and with word of the GH4’s latest 4:3 Photo mode setting allowing for more use of the sensor

SLR Magic Anamorphot 2.0x Adapter Production Model Tests

For decades, anamorphic lenses have carried a mystique about them. There is a certain feeling of something special with anamorphic lenses and their inherent ability to compress an image vertically to make the most of your film, while still being able to produce a cinematic wide image,