05.03.2012 12:12 PM
Schneider Optics Introduces Lens in PL Mount
VAN NUYS, CALIF. and HAUPPAUGE,
N.Y.: Schneider Optics introduces the new S2000 Century/Canon 17mm T4 Tilt-Focus
Lens in PL Mount. Designed for use on cameras with up to a S35 sensor, this new
converted lens offers 360 degrees of rotation and 8 degrees of tilt in any direction
for remarkable control of the subject focus plane.
The tilt and rotation adjustments can be made before or even
during a shot for a wide variety of effects. The desired degree of rotation is fixed
via a lever while a locking knob secures the selected tilt angle. The S2000 Century/Canon
17mm lens features a linear iris and integral .8 module metric iris and focus gears.
Other existing lenses in the Tilt-Shift family include: 24mm
T4, 45mm T2.8, and 90mm T2.8, US List Price for the Century/Canon 17mm T4 is $7,500.