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16x9 1.5x Professional HD Tele Converter Auxiliary Lens for the 72mm Sony HVRZ1U, Panasonic DVX100B, & Canon XL-H1, XHA1, XHG1 & XL2 Video Cameras.

SKU: ZO75XTC72 MFR: 169-HDVT15X-72
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Tele Converter for Sony Z1U & More:
A top-of-the-line Tele Converter designed to enhance the performance of popular compact HD camcorders, including the Sony HVR-V1U and HDR-FX7. The latest in the 16x9 Inc. EX Collection of HD-quality lens accessories, the 1.5X simply threads onto the front of the camera lens, adding 1.5X magnification, moving the focal range in the telephoto direction.

Extreme Telephoto, Instantly & Simply:
When teamed with the HVR-V1U's internal 1.5X digital extender, the EX 1.5X combines to produce a full 2.25X telephoto effect. The original camera lens focal length 3.9-78mm shifts to 14-175mm, or the equivalent of a 35mm still lens with a range of 135-1683mm. And 16x9 Inc.'s new attachment also offers significant zoom-through ability. When used with the internal extender, the Tele Converter lets operators zoom nearly 12.5X before vignetting.

Compact Comando:
This lightweight (21 oz.), and compact (68mm long) production tool mounts to thefront of the HVR-V1U and HDR-FX7 lens via an easy to use 72-62mm step-down ring (included at no charge). The Tele Converter's 72mm screw-in rear threads allow it to work equally well with Sony HVR-Z1U and HDR-FX1, Canon XH A1, XH G1, XL-H1and XL2, and Panasonic DVX 100B camcorders.

For professional shading solutions, the unit comes complete with a lightweight, round hood. The EX 1.5X lens front is threaded to accept either the complimentary hood, 86mm glass filters - or a combination of filter with the hood front mounted for even greater light control.

Innovative, Technically Advanced Design:
The 16x9 Inc. EX Collection is engineered and built in Japan for optimum opticalperformance. The 1.5X features an innovative, technically advanced design employing an elegant assembly of five multi-coated elements. Low dispersion glass reduces chromatic aberrations and provides professional images with exceptional crispness and clarity.

Mattebox Compatible:
For professional shading and filtering solutions, the EX Tele-Extender neatly interfaces with Alfred Chrosziel HDV mattebox systems.

What's Included With This Item

  • 72-62mm Step-down Ring

Key Features

  • HD Quality
  • Combines for 2.25X Magnification
  • Lightweight [21 oz]
  • Compact [68mm Long]
  • Five Multi-coated Glass Elements
  • Low Dispersion Glass Reduces Chromatic Aberrations
  • Works with 72mm Front Thread Cameras
  • Works with 62mm Front Thread Cameras; With use of 72:62mm Step-down Ring [Included]
  • Chrosziel Mattebox/Sunshade Compatible

Technical Specs

Front Diameter: 90mm
Screw-in Rear Thread: 72mm
1.5X Wide Converter for use with: Sony HVR-V1U, HVR-Z1U, HDR-FX1, HDR-FX7 Canon XL-H1, XHA1, XHG1, XL2 Panasonic DVX100B.
Other 72-62mm Step-down Ring included
Length: 2.67 in. [68mm]
Weight: 21 oz. [595g]
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