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04-21-2013, 08:09 AM   #1
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For those who might be interested.

Using my 120-600mm manual lens can be very tricky when trying to focus at 600mm. The image shakes so much when trying to focus that it's very difficult to tell if it's in focus or not.

My solution :






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For those who might be interested.

Using my 150-600mm manual lens can be very tricky when trying to focus at 600mm. The image shakes so much when trying to focus that it's very difficult to tell if it's in focus or not.

My solution :


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Movement of the lens is eliminated by the universal joint, and the rod with the knob (not the aluminium cog) on it is actually a tube that slides along a pinned slot so that there is no end motion applied to the lens. So you might say it has a 3 dimensional buffer.

Here's a better explanation :


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