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Old Thursday 5th April 2007, 20:57   #1
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tele-converter for z3

as anyone used a teleconverter for a z3?
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Old Monday 28th April 2008, 14:00   #2
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Has anyone used a teleconverter for a z3?
Sorry for a late answer, but I joined the forum only a couple of days ago.

Yes, I have used the Soligor 1.6x teleconverter with my Z3.

The quality is acceptable for my taste and sufficient for documentation. Chromatic aberations, already noticable at the long end of the Z3 lens without converter are enhanced. A tripod is essential. I made a quick test which you can find here:
http://freenet-homepage.de/j.strutwo...rter_test.html

If you have further questions, just ask.

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Old Friday 5th December 2008, 21:54   #3
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Jorg I am impressed with your test shots, the converter and Z3 work well together. I particularly like the last 'cat' photo.
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