Fotodiox’s Medium Format Stitching Adapters Now Accessible for L-Mount


Fotodiox’s RhinoCam Vertex stitching adapters have been out there for a while however the firm lastly has a model for L-mount cameras.

The RhinoCam Vertex line of adapters connects trendy full-frame cameras with medium format lenses and permit photographers to take 4 images whereas rotating the digital camera 360 levels which may then be stitched collectively to kind a 6×6-style photograph. When the digital camera is rotated on the adapter, photographers get the complete good thing about the big picture circle of medium format lenses without having a medium format digital camera.

Fotodiox RhinoCam Vertex

The concept is to permit any digital camera to achieve the flexibility to create “medium format-like” photos with relative ease and considerably much less funding. The unique slate of RhinoCam adapters was introduced in March 2021 and supported Nikon, Canon, and Sony our bodies and a variety of medium format mounts.

“Able to creating the dramatic full 6×6 medium format photos beforehand reserved for photographers working with costly medium format again cameras, RhinoCam Vertex is good for panorama, industrial and architectural photographers looking for remarkably excessive decision at a fraction of the price,” Fotodiox says.

Fotodiox RhinoCam Vertex

Fotodiox RhinoCam Vertex
Remaining picture in any case 4 captures are stitched collectively.

“The lens stays firmly in place whereas the RhinoCam Vertex’s transferring platform positions the sensor for a number of precisely-positioned exposures. After the seize course of, it takes seconds to merge the a number of exposures into one bigger picture utilizing automated stitching performance constructed into Adobe® Photoshop® and different software program choices. RhinoCam Vertex photos are finalized utilizing the extra correct flat stitching technique, avoiding the attitude errors and curvilinear distortion current in photos joined through spherical stitching usually discovered with motorized programs that transfer each digital camera physique and lens.”

Now these adapters can be found for Leica L-mount, an alliance of manufacturers that has grown in current months. Earlier this month, Blackmagic joined the L Mount Alliance following each Samyang and Astrodesign, which joined in July. Right now, what was as soon as only a small alliance between Leica, Sigma, and Panasonic has grown to incorporate eight whole firms.

Fotodiox’s RhinoCam Vertex is available in 5 choices for L-mount: Pentax 645 mount, Mamiya 645 mount, Hasselblad V-mount, Bronica ETR mount, and Pentax 6×7 mount. All three choices can be found for $300 immediately from Fotodiox’s web site.

Picture credit: Fotodiox


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