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#1 Mathew Collins

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Posted 04 June 2017 - 10:29 PM

Hi,

 

Is it possible to use lens designed for 65mm cameras on super 35 cameras?

 

Got this questions while going thru the following link.

 

https://www.vantagef...s-angeles-10510

 

Please share your inputs.

 

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#2 David Mullen ASC

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Posted 04 June 2017 - 10:41 PM

Sure you can but what's the point? Hawk already makes 1.3X anamorphic lenses for Super-35 sensors so what would be the advantage of using their 1.3X anamorphic lenses made to cover a larger sensor?
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#3 Satsuki Murashige

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Posted 04 June 2017 - 10:41 PM

Yes, as long as the lens mounts and flange focal distances are compatible.
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Posted 05 June 2017 - 01:29 AM

Sure you can but what's the point? Hawk already makes 1.3X anamorphic lenses for Super-35 sensors so what would be the advantage of using their 1.3X anamorphic lenses made to cover a larger sensor?

 

https://www.vantagef...s-angeles-10510

 

In the above link DP Markus Fördere is testing HAWK65 Anamorphic Lenses on RED Weapon 8K.

 

Red Weapon is in 2-3 models like HELIUM® 8K Super35, RED DRAGON® 8K VV as well as VV Anamorphic

 

Would he using the any of the 2nd or 3rd model?


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#5 David Mullen ASC

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Posted 05 June 2017 - 09:53 AM

 

https://www.vantagef...s-angeles-10510

 

In the above link DP Markus Fördere is testing HAWK65 Anamorphic Lenses on RED Weapon 8K.

 

Red Weapon is in 2-3 models like HELIUM® 8K Super35, RED DRAGON® 8K VV as well as VV Anamorphic

 

Would he using the any of the 2nd or 3rd model?

 

 

That article refers to using the Hawk 65 anamorphic lenses on the Red VistaVision camera, not a Super-35 camera, so you'd need lenses that covered the larger sensor.


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#6 Mathew Collins

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Posted 05 June 2017 - 11:30 PM

Thank you David, Satsuki.

 
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