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In Topic: For sale Sony Nex5n in Acquapazza Housing, 3x lenses, ports, gears etc.

04 October 2015 - 10:46 PM

I do not have sony 90mm macro lens .... it cost almost the same as the whole setup :P 


I attached 100mm Minolta macro lens with LE-EA1 adapter. This will fit to longest port made by acquapazza. You need only to chanage a bit the front element.

In Topic: NEX Macro Option?

01 October 2015 - 01:04 PM

there is a picture taken with Minolta 100mm f2,8 with one Inon UCL330 lens ... no crop 




there is just crop to square proportion



In Topic: NEX Macro Option?

31 August 2015 - 11:25 AM

I used the port for  Sony A mount 100mm lens with additional adapter. 

And now when I compared it to Your setup then it looks like Sony A7 with 90mm macro lens is much smaller and compact than NEX.


In Topic: NEX Macro Option?

31 August 2015 - 06:30 AM

The new 90mm sony lens is outstanding with performance but also with the price


So I bought old Minolta 100mm f2.8 maco lens and Sony LE-EA1 adapter. With that setup there is no AF but it is possible to control aperture. The price for used parts are around 250 Euro.


Now I can see difference to compare with 30mm macro lens.


First I did test with Inon lens UCL-330. That setup can give higher magnification but CA is significant. The focusing distance is abut 11cm


F14, ISO200, 1/60

And F2,8. ISO100, 1/60





Without close up glass, the lens work a bit better and distance to object is significantly longer.








and f16 but lower magnification


In Topic: NEX Macro Option?

18 May 2015 - 12:31 AM

I tested macro setup in open water, I have some doubts but now I know that it is possible to take picture and adjust focus manually by moving camera 


Esox Lucius eye - one attempt - one shot .... then He decided that flesh light is not nice for Him :)




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