I’ve to confess, I hadn’t given a lot thought to climate sealing when utilizing tailored lenses. However then, once I’m utilizing tailored lenses, I’m normally doing it in some consolation. Not all people is.
There are positively instances when with the ability to adapt lenses in any climate circumstances could be useful. Properly, if you happen to’re a Fuji X shooter with some Nikon F lenses, the Fringer NF-FX II (buy here) is the weather-sealed adapter you want (perhaps).
Fringer NF-FX II
The Fringer NF-FX II boasts full management over the automated features of the lens, together with the aperture, focus, and probably Vibration Discount (VR). Over the unique Fringer NF-FX, the brand new Fringer NF-FX II gives added climate sealing and a smaller “foot”.
The redesign of the foot, together with the added climate sealing provides some versatility over its predecessor. The smaller foot makes vertical capturing simpler, and the climate sealing clearly helps to shoot your tailored lenses with out worrying a lot concerning the climate.
The corporate has a wonderfully in-depth page concerning the new adapter on its web site. It goes into nice depth relating to the options it affords, together with digital communication between lens and physique. It additionally gives a big checklist of Nikon OEM and third-party lenses, in addition to Fuji X cameras, which have been examined.