R/RP ND Filter & Control Ring Mounts

Started Mar 8, 2019 | Discussions thread
JerryriggedTECH
JerryriggedTECH Senior Member • Posts: 1,079
Re: R/RP ND Filter & Control Ring Mounts

cpharm86 wrote:

I'm getting my RP next week. I have not seen much on the use of the Variable ND filter and Control Ring Mounts. Has anyone purchased either one of these mounts?

$399 seems a bit steep but I guess less expensive then purchasing individual ND filters to give you 1.5-9 stops.

Drop-In Filter Mount with Variable ND Filter

Choice of Circular Polarizer Filter &/or Drop-in Circular Density Filter

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1433719-REG/canon_mount_adapter_ef_rf_with.html

Control Ring Mount:

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1433718-REG/canon_mount_adapter_ef_rf_with.html

I just bought the vari ND adapter. Arrived last night, but I haven't opened / tried it out yet. I wanted to buy the clear filter at the same time, but is not available on B&H. When I don't need ND, not sure if it is better to just change to the basic adapter, or leave the filter adapter on with a clear filter.

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