The Chrosziel C-456-20-EX3K1 MatteBox Kit for Sony PMW-EX3 Cameras consists of a 456-20 MatteBox, a French flag, a filter stage for 2 independently rotating 4 x 5.65/5 x 5 combination filter holders, a 130mm rear plate, 2 step-down rings (130:110 mm and 110:77 mm) and a bracket for 15mm lightweight support rods. The 456-20 MatteBox offers a wide angle (16:9/4:3) housing for a lens as wide as 12mm (35mm Academy) and eliminates the effects of vignetting. Equipped with a filter stage for 2 independently rotating 4 x 5.65/5 x 5 filter holders, the MatteBox provides sufficient space for adjusting the position of filters.
Provided with a French flag, the MatteBox 456-20 Kit 1 controls the angle of light and eliminates lens glare and flare and it can be coupled with optional side wings for accurate light adjustment. To adapt to different HDSLR lens openings, the kit contains 2 step-down rings (130:110 mm and 110:77 mm) and a 130mm rear plate.
For a secure mounting, the MatteBox 456-20 Kit 1 includes a center bracket for use with the optional 15mm lightweight support rods. Using a tightening knob, you can attach the MatteBox system to a 15mm lightweight support. Optional side wings attached to the MatteBox using a pivot mechanism help shield the lens from excess light. An optional swing-away bracket, attached to the back of the MatteBox housing allows for quick and efficient lens changes.