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Eclair ACL ACL video assist coupler
Regarding the video assist coupler:
"Also, Robert at The Movie House has an under $100 coupler that attaches to
the ACL viewfinder on one end, and accepts a c-mount lens attached to a
mini-camera at the other. (I used a camera so small, that the entire camera
with its own tiny lens fit in the backside of Robert's adapter. Mark."
Many thanks for the plug Mark. I'd be interested to hear what camera you
used and where you bought it. Wish I could get some NTSC mini board cameras
here as I'd make the entire video assist.
But regarding this quote:
"Unfortunately, neither the fully orientable Angenieux nor the Kinoptic have
threads that can be used. It isn't even feasible to remove the typically
half-rotted eyecup without damaging it, so it seems impractical to use even
?????? I don't know who wrote this but my adaptor doesn't screw into
anything. It has two hex screws which grip the eyecup groove in the
viewfinder and two screws which hold both video lens and camera. It's
designed for the original Angenieux ACL viewfinder of which you will find it
fits them ALL. It's also designed for the rotatable Kinoptic viewfinder
(non-self-levelling) for the NPR. I haven't got a clue what you mean about
removing a 'typically half-rotted eyecup.' Who has rotted eyecups on their
ACL??? The rubber eyecup should pull easily on and off the viewfinder. If
yours doesn't then maybe you should get it cleaned.
Anyway, you can view the coupler on my web site at www.movie-house.com or go
(The Movie House)
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