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07-07-2016, 07:47 AM   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
Pentax also offers a dedicated film duplicator both for K cameras and for the 645Z. Only sold in Japan, though, and not cheap.

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It's for sale on the Ricoh UK site. A mere £800.
PENTAX Film Duplicator (with Mount Holder 24x36) - RICOH IMAGING EUROPE S.A.S

07-07-2016, 08:04 AM   #17
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FWIW, there is a group of users on this site that have been digitizing 35mm slides and negatives using APS-C dSLRs using a variety of setups. As noted above, a bellows with slide copier is an obvious solution, though physical clearance with modern cameras can be an issue. Points of interference include:
  • Rear standard clearance of pentaprism housing
  • Rear standard base clearance to camera body (most dSLRs extend further down below the mount than film cameras)
  • Bellows rail clearance to camera body
Adding a short extension tube to provide clearance may cause problems when using a slide duplicator bellows attachment. Whether that is the case depends on available rail length and the bellows design.


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