Amazon Kindle Unlimited Offer: 1-Month For FREE!

Urth photography accessories


PRC 7 314 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2021 3:46PM
Hi,

Has anyone used Urth photographic accessories, particularly their lens mount adapters? A quick search of ePHOTOzine comes up with one member using their ND filters, but not a lot else.

Philip
PRC 7 314 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2021 8:38PM
alfpics Plus
19 378 4 England
16 Aug 2021 2:58PM
I've used a few to protect front element of lens and have a ND64 one. Basically happy with them, but no scientific testing to compare with top notch Hoya or other brands. No experience of lens mount adapters - sorry.
PRC 7 314 United Kingdom
31 Aug 2021 3:31PM
I went ahead and bought an Urth lens adapter to allow me to use Pentax K lenses on a Nikon Z mount camera. I'm pleased that I did. It seems well made and does the job. It has no electrical contacts and so you need to use a lens with an aperture ring to manually set the aperture or, I guess, operate with the lens wide open. I particularly wanted to use my old manual extension tubes; they work fine. The following was taken with a Nikon Z6ii, a SMC Pentax-A 50mm f/2 lens and total of 44mm extension tubes. Not a great picture, but a start!

265122_1630420237.jpg
alfpics Plus
19 378 4 England
31 Aug 2021 4:08PM
A good start as you say!

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.