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Jock

Member Since 16 Dec 2005
Offline Last Active Jul 20 2014 09:14 AM
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In Topic: Help needed: What is the thread size of this Ikelite strobe adapter

19 July 2014 - 10:38 PM

@ Bill and Tom,

 

thanks! There are a few specialized hardware stores around Cologne, but instead of trying to find it there (stainless doesn't make it easier), I searched on ebay Germany and found it.

 

Life could be so easy if you US guys wouldn't be so stubborn and finally change to... METRIC!  :evilgrin:

 

Jock


In Topic: Help needed: What is the thread size of this Ikelite strobe adapter

18 July 2014 - 01:50 PM

Bill,

 

thanks for your answer - it is for a SS200 strobe (the old workhorse...)

 

Jock

 

Edit:

Just measured - the outer diameter is 9.5mm, which is 0.374", so 1/4" will be too small.


In Topic: OMD Flexi Tray vs Hand Strap

15 July 2014 - 08:45 PM

Marko,

the plate comes with the hand
strap if you buy it from Nauticam. Search for "Nauticam long hand strap for mirrorless housings".

Jock

In Topic: OMD Flexi Tray vs Hand Strap

14 July 2014 - 09:42 AM

Hi Marko,

 

what camera/housing do you have? I suppose the housing has the shutter release on the top and not on its side (otherwise there would be no need to get your hand between handle and housing)? 

 

Maybe you want to read the last few entries of this thread:

http://wetpixel.com/...showtopic=53230

 

For me it is a DIY project; I just ordered aluminium tray custom-made to my requirements. Will post a fw pics when everything is finished.

 

With the wrist support mentioned in the thread I had been diving for many years with my RS camera, both with and without gloves - absolutely no problem.

 

Jock


In Topic: E-M5 set up!

24 June 2014 - 09:33 PM

... but the 4.33 probably gets you better image quality in the form of better corners...


Maybe. But to confirm you need to see a pic of the duck with the same aspect ratio and, of course, same f/stop.

Open the aperture more in CFWA situation? Why would you want to do that?

Greetings,
Jock