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Nauticam 6" dome ports use with 9-18 mm Olympus

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Hi everyone...

 

Need some expert advise on the use of Nauticam 6" dome port designed for the Panasonic 7-14 mm with an Olympus 9-18 mm. I have read there is no vignetting indicating that there should be no issues, does anyone know of corner sharpness issue of using this larger dome with the 9-18mm lens?

 

Thank you so much for your help.

 

Regards, Vagabond

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The Nauticam 6" dome and the 4" semi-dome have the same optical radius, i.e. the 4" semi-dome is just a piece of the larger 6" dome. All other things being equal (like the distance from the body to the front of the dome), the two domes will perform identically.

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Wolf, thank you so much for your expertize. Let me ask you a follow up question. You may be aware that Olympus is developing the new 7-14mm PRO lens, I know is difficult to say, but do you think it will fit in the 6" dome?

 

Thank you so much again.

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Apology Coroander I missed up your name with name of the photo. Perhaps there is one additional question I have for you looking at the Nauticam chart. They have 7" dome for the 12-42mm lens, I presume same analysis you have done above apply for this dome? so by purchasing the 7" dome I would be able to use Lumix 7-14 mm, Olympus 9-18mm and Olympus 12-42mm, I am trying to find the port that gives me the most flexibility with lenses.

Thank you so much again.

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I am interested in buying the 6" Dome to use it with the 7-14mm Panasonic .

Can anybody tell me the dimensions of the box. I cannot find this Information, for travelling this would be a very important Information.

So, if anybody has a 6" dome an the box, maybe you can send me the dimensions of the box in cm?

Thanks

Armin from Graz, Austria

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I am interested in buying the 6" Dome to use it with the 7-14mm Panasonic .

Can anybody tell me the dimensions of the box. I cannot find this Information, for travelling this would be a very important Information.

So, if anybody has a 6" dome an the box, maybe you can send me the dimensions of the box in cm?

Thanks

Armin from Graz, Austria

Aproximately 20cm x 20cm X 20cm.

 

I've never carried the dome in the box whilst travelling. It has either been attched to the housing, or wrapped in bubble wrap.

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