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Friday, March 29, 2013

Accessory for Panasonic DMW-MCFT5

INON INC. is pleased to announce official release of accessories to support Panasonic digital camera LUMIX DMC-FT5 and its genuine marine case DMW-MCFT5 (*1) on April 2, 2013.

•28LD Mount Base MCFT5
--Release date: April 2, 2013
--JAN code: 456212143 751 7

•Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film (*2)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 476 9

•Optical D Cable SS Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film (*3)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 477 6

•Grip Base D4
--available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 430 1

•Shoe Base
--available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 356 4

28LD Mount Base MCFT5 on DMW-MCFT5/LUMIX DMC-FT5 (left)
28LD Mount Base MCFT5 (right)

(*1)
Contact Panasonic Corporation for detail of camera/protector.
INON Inc. confirms product compatibility based on a camera/housing available in Japan.

(*2)
An optical cable product when using "Grip Base D4"/"Grip Base D4 Set".

(*3)
An optical cable product when using "Shoe Base Set".



■ 28LD Mount Base features ■

The “28LD Mount Base MCFT5” is a fundamental and multifunctional base tray to expand your system with attachment lenses and strobe etc. (*4)

The Mount Base is securely attached on the compatible housing via tripod screw on the bottom of the housing and pressure molding around housing lens port. This structure allows you to add on optional accessories without excessive load on the housing.

●Attachment Lens Compatibility

The “28LD Mount Base MCFT5” is equipped with lockable bayonet enabling you to install wide variety of attachment lenses including INON 28LD Mount series attachment lens such as “UWL-H100 28LD” wide conversion lens (*5), “UCL-165LD” close-up lens (*6) and “UCL-100LD” super close-up lens.

INON supports to shoot all different type of subject from “semi fish-eye” in combination with super dome option to “ultra macro” and further enables to shoot “underwater insect-eye” imaging by “UFL-M150 ZM80” underwater micro fisheye lens.


●Strobe/LED flashlight Compatibility

By expanding your system with compact “Shoe Base” or “Grip Base D4” which is multifunctional strobe arm with grip function, on this product, you can combine digital camera compatible “S-TTL” Auto strobe INON S-2000/D-2000/Z-240 and/or LED flashlight LE700-W/LE700-S/LE350. Off course INON standard fiber optics system is supported to benefit reliable and faultless strobe firing underwater.

INON provides “handy”/”compact” as well as “full-blown” set with multiple lighting devices to support every underwater photographers to suit to various shooting style, skill, attachment lens, subject and condition to realize your creative intent with flexible system.



■ DMC-FT5 / DMW-MCFT5, 28LD Mount Base MCFT5 compatible product ■

●Attachment lens

[Wide conversion lens etc. (for wide to semi-fisheye imaging)]

・UWL-H100 28LD (*5)
・UWL-H100 28LD + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (*7)

[Close-up Lens (for macro imaging)]

・UCL-165LD (*6)
・UCL-100LD

・UCL-165AD +AD-LD Mount Converter for UCL-165AD (*6)(*8)
・UCL-330 +M67-LD Mount Converter for UCL-330/165M67 (*6)(*9)
・UCL-165M67 +M67-LD Mount Converter for UCL-330/165M67 (*6)(*9)

[Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens (for underwater insect-eye imaging)]

・UFL-M150 ZM80 +M27-LD Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80


●Accessories to install strobe/LED flashlight

[Base Adapter/Base Tray to install strobe/LED flashlight]

・Shoe Base
・Grip Base D4
・Grip Base DIII
・Grip Base DII (E.O.L.)

[Optical D Cable to connect a strobe]

・Optical D Cable SS Type L/Cap W35 Set
・Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set

(*4)
When using on land, vignetting on image corners at zoom wide end even without an attachment lens (No vignetting underwater). Use zoom middle to telephoto side on land to avoid vignetting.

(*5)
Vignetting on image corners at zoom wide end on land. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom in. We recommend to deactivate image stabilizer of DMC-FT5 to avoid possible vignetting underwater.

(*6)
Compatible with zoom range of middle to telephoto side underwater. Using on land and zoom wide side setting underwater will have vignetting.

(*7)
Slight vignetting on image corners. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom in.

(*8)
Optional “AD-LD Mount Converter for UCL-165AD” is required to use the UCL-165AD.

(*9)
Optional “M67-LD Mount Converter for UCL-330/165M67” is required to use the UCL-330 or UCL-165M67.



■ LUMIX DMC-FT5 / DMW-MCFT5 combination example ■


•Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5 + Panasonic DMW-MCFT5
•28LD Mount Base MCFT5
•S-2000 (with -0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000)
•Optical D Cable SS Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film
•Shoe Base Set
•UCL-100LD





•Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5 + Panasonic DMW-MCFT5
•28LD Mount Base MCFT5
•UWL-H100 28LD
•S-2000 (with -0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000)
•Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film
•Z Adapter MV
•Multi Direct Base II WB
•Clamp III x 2
•LE700-W (with “Pink Filter LE”)
•Single Light Holder LE
•YS Adapter WB MV
•Grip Base D4
•D Holder Extension Bar
•LD Lens Holder S
•UCL-165LD


•Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5 + Panasonic DMW-MCFT5
•28LD Mount Base MCFT5
•UWL-H100 28LD
•Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
•S-2000 (with -0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000) x 2
•Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film
•Optical D Cable Type L
•LE700-W (with “Pink Filter LE”)
•Single Light Holder・LE
•Shoe Base
•Grip Base D4
•D Holder
•Stick Arm S Set Z-MV x 2
•M5 Joint x 2
•LD Lens Holder for Float Arm x 2
•UCL-100LD
•UCL-165LD



■ LUMIX DMC-FT5 / DMW-MCFT5 sample images ■

[without wide conversion lens]

--Subject/Shooting distance:
Sea fan / approx. 30cm(11.8in)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5 (4600K)Diffuser 2
(TTL/Manual) x 2,
--Photo data: 
Zoom wide end 4.9mm(35mm film equivalent: 28mm),
1/60, F3.3, ISO400,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment Blue: +9), Color effect: Standard
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at “Bitagane” Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with UWL-H100 28LD wide conversion lens]



--Subject/Shooting distance:
Sea fan / approx. 30cm(11.8in)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5 (4600K)Diffuser 2
(TTL/Manual) x 2, UWL-H100 28LD
--Photo data: 
Zoom wide end 4.9mm(35mm film equivalent: 28mm),
1/60, F3.3, ISO400,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment Blue: +9), Color effect: Standard
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at “Bitagane” Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 + UWL-H100 28LD wide conversion lens]


--Subject/Shooting distance:
Sea fan / approx. 30cm(11.8in)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5 (4600K)Diffuser 2
(TTL/Manual) x 2, Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 + UWL-H100 28LD
(The image has been trimmed off faint vignetting)
--Photo data: 
Zoom wide end 4.9mm(35mm film equivalent: 28mm),
1/60, F3.3, ISO400,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment Blue: +9), Color effect: Standard
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at “Bitagane” Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 + UWL-H100 28LD wide conversion lens]

--Subject/Shooting distance:
School of half-lined cardinal/approx. 1m(3.3feet)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5 (4600K)Diffuser 2
(TTL/Manual) x 2, Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 + UWL-H100 28LD
(The image has been trimmed off faint vignetting)
--Photo data: 
Zoom wide end 4.9mm(35mm film equivalent: 28mm),
1/40, F3.3, ISO400,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment Blue: +9), Color effect: Standard
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at “Bitagane” Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[without close-up lens]

--Subject/Shooting distance:
Lumpfish/approx. 30cm(11.8in)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5(4600K) Diffuser 2 for S-2000 x 2
--Photo data: 
Zoom telephoto end 22.8mm(35mm film equivalent: 128mm),
1/1000, F5.9, ISO200,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment: Blue +9), Color effect: Vivid
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Hayama, Kanagawa, Japan



[with UCL-165LD close-up lens]

--Subject/Shooting distance:
Lumpfish/approx. 15cm(5.9in)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5(4600K) Diffuser 2 for S-2000 x 2, UCL-165LD
--Photo data: 
Zoom telephoto end 22.8mm(35mm film equivalent: 128mm),
1/1000, F5.9, ISO200,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment: Blue +9), Color effect: Vivid
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Hayama, Kanagawa, Japan



[with UCL-100LD close-up lens]

--Subject/Shooting distance:
Lumpfish/approx. 10cm(3.9in)
--Equipment:
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT5/DMW-MCFT5,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), -0.5(4600K) Diffuser 2 for S-2000 x 2, UCL-100LD
--Photo data: 
Zoom telephoto end 22.8mm(35mm film equivalent: 128mm),
1/1000, F5.9, ISO200,
WB: Daylight (WB fine adjustment: Blue +9), Color effect: Vivid
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Hayama, Kanagawa, Japan



■ Relative Information on INON Website ■

•[News] UCL-100LD/UCL-100M67 Close-up Lens
http://inonnews.blogspot.com/2013/02/ucl-100lducl-100m67-close-up-lens.html

・Mount Base
http://www.inon.jp/products/key_components/mountbase/top.html

・28LD Mount series UWL-H100 28LD wide conversion lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uwlh10028ld/top.html
・Super dome option for UWL-H100 Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/domelensunit2_uwlh100/top.html

・CL-165LD Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165ld/top.html

・AD series attachment lens UCL-165AD Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165ad/top.html

・M67 series attachment lens UCL-330 Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl330/top.html
・M67 series attachment lens UCL-165M67 Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165m67/top.html

・UFL-M150 ZM80 Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uflm150zm80/top.html

・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe S-2000
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/s2000/top.html
・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe D-2000
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/d2000/top.html
・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe Z-240
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/z240/top.html

・Optical D Cable/Cap W35 Set Type L with Clear Photo System Film
・Optical D Cable SS/Cap W35 Set Type L with Clear Photo System Film
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/optical/capset.html

・Grip Base D4
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#gripbase

・Shoe Base
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#shoebase



March 29th, 2013
INON INC.


*Press release information is as of March 29th, 2013 and subject to change without prior notice.

Friday, March 8, 2013

Accessory for Panasonic DMW-MCTZ40, MCTZ35

INON INC. is pleased to announce official release of accessories to support Panasonic digital camera LUMIX DMC-TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40 (*1) and LUMIX DMC-TZ35/DMW-MCTZ35 (*1), and current product compatibility with the camera systems.

・M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40 (*2)
--Release date: March 12th, 2013
--JAN code: 456212143 750 0

・Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film (*3)(*4)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 314 4

・Optical D Cable SS Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film (*3)(*5)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 400 4

・Grip Base D4
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 430 1


M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40 (left)
M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40 on DMW-MCTZ40/LUMIX DMC-MCTZ40 (right)

(*1)
Contact Panasonic Corporation for detail of camera/housing.
INON Inc. confirms product compatibility based on a camera/housing available in Japan.

(*2)
A diffuser panel of the housing is not usable together with the "M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40".

(*3)
It is necessary to remove the diffuser panel of the DMW-MCTZ35/40 to install the "M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40".

(*4)
Fiber optics kit when using "Grip Base D4"/"Grip Base D4 Set".

(*5)
Fiber optics kit when using "Shoe Base Set".

■ "LUMIX DMC-MCTZ35"/"DMW-MCTZ35" "LUMIX DMC-MCTZ40"/"DMW-MCTZ40" Combination Example ■



・Panasonic LUMIX DMC-MCTZ35 + Panasonic DMW-MCTZ35
・M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40
・UWL-S100 ZM80
・M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80
・S-2000 (with supplied "-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000")
・Optical D Cable SS Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film
・Shoe Base Set




・Panasonic LUMIX DMC-MCTZ35 + Panasonic DMW-MCTZ35
・M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40
・UWL-S100 ZM80
・M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80
・S-2000 (with supplied "-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000")
・Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film
・Grip Base D4
・Stick Arm SS Set D
・M5 Joint
・M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm
・UCL-165M67
・LE700-W (with supplied "Pink Filter LE")
・Single Light Holder LE
・Shoe Base






・Panasonic LUMIX DMC-MCTZ40 + Panasonic DMW-MCTZ40
・M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40
・UWL-S100 ZM80
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
・M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80
・S-2000 (with supplied “-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000") x 2
・Optical D Cable Type L/Cap W35 Set with Clear Photo System Film
・Optical D Cable Type L
・Z Adapter MV x 2
・Clamp III x 6
・Multi Ball Arm S x 2
・Direct Base III x 2
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder
・LE700-W (with supplied "Pink Filter LE") x 3
・Single Light Holder LE x 3
・YS Adapter MV x 2
・Shoe Base



■ INON Product Compatibility ■

The "M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40" is a fundamental and multifunctional base tray to expand your system with attachment lenses and strobe etc.

The Lens Adapter Base is securely attached on the compatible housing via tripod screw on the bottom of the housing and pressure molding around housing lens port. This structure allows you to add on optional accessories without excessive load on the housing.

The newly released accessories are exclusively designed for "LUMIX DMC-TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40" (*1)/ "LUMIX DMC-TZ35/DMW-MCTZ35" to benefit you to use following INON products.

•Dedicated wide conversion lens "UWL-S100 ZM80"(*6)(*7) specially designed for a wide camera which is wider than 28mm (35mm film equivalent) and super zoom camera to use with zooming ,and its super wide option "Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80"(*6)

•INON "M67 Mount series" close-up lens "UCL-165M67" "UCL-330" (*8).

•Easy, reliable and fully automatic external strobe shooting
INON "S-TTL Auto" strobe

(*6)
It is necessary to use with camera’s zoom setting at about 80mm (35mm film equivalent).
You can store zoom position by "zoom position memory" function to recall it when re-start the camera.

(*7)
Optional "M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80" is required.

(*8)
When using on land or using underwater with zoom wide end to middle setting will have vignetting. Zoom in avoid vignetting.


■ M67 Lens Adapter Base MCTZ35/40 features ■

INON "M67 Screw Mount" system compatible.
With "M67 Lens Adapter Base", compatible INON attachment lens can be mounted/detached underwater.

The screw mount has four cutouts not to have vignetting even at zoom wide end setting when no attachment lens being used.


■ Strobe/LED flashlight Compatibility ■

Digital camera compatible "S-TTL" Auto strobe INON S-2000/Z-240/D-2000 is usable.
"S-TTL" Auto of S-2000/Z-240/D-2000 series gives you correct and reliable exposure by simply pressing shutter release button.

INON LED flashlight LE700-W/LE700-S/LE350 is also usable to use as focus light or assisting light.

There are two choices for strobe/light arm; "Shoe Base"/"Shoe Base Set"(*9) which directly holds compatible strobe/LED flashlight on standard [INON dedicated external flash shoe] of marine case thanks to joint project with Panasonic Corporation to support compact external strobe/flashlight set-up, or universal type "Grip Base D4"/"Grip Base D4 Set" which widely supports more than 100 underwater housings with loose-proof structure and broad expandability including supporting dual strobe configuration, different arm length/type depending on your shooting style.

INON provides "handy"/"compact" Shoe Base Set and "full-blown" set with Grip Base D4 to support every underwater photographers to suit to various shooting style, skill, attachment lens, subject and condition to realize your creative intent with flexible system.

(*9)
Single strobe or LED flashlight directly attached on the housing via "Shoe Base" may have positive buoyancy. If this is the case, it is recommended to add balance weight which comes with the marine case to adjust total underwater weight.


■ LUMIX DMC-MCTZ40 / DMW-MCTZ40 sample images ■

[without wide conversion lens]


--Subject/shooting distance :
Soft coral/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom wide end : 4.3mm (approx. 24mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/100, F5.6, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Soft coral/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 14.2mm (approx. 79mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/100, F5.6, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at “Bitagane” Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80 + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]


--Subject/shooting distance :
Soft coral/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data:
Manual mode, Zoom position: 16.1mm (approx. 90mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/100, F5.2, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Electric ray/approx.10cm (3.9in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 14.2mm (approx.79mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/200, F8, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Yokoiso beach" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Mursia armata/approx.2cm (0.8in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 14.2mm (approx.79mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/60, F8, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Blotchy swell shark/approx.5cm (2.0in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 15.1mm (approx.85mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/80, F6.3, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Yokoiso beach" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80 + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Blotchy swell shark /approx.5cm (2.0in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 15.1mm (approx.85mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/100, F7.1, ISO100,
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Yokoiso beach" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80 + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Blotchy swell shark /approx.15cm (5.9in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 15.1mm (approx.85mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/8, F8, ISO100
--Photo by F. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Yokoiso beach" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80 + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Thorny seahorse/approx.5cm (2.0in)
--Equipment:    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
-0.5 [4600K] Diffuser for S-2000 x 2,
UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 16.1mm (approx.90mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/60, F8, ISO400,
White balance: Daylight (WB compensation +9)
--Photo by R Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UCL-330 close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Thorny seahorse /approx.40cm (15.7in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
-0.5 [4600K] Diffuser for S-2000 x 2,
UCL-330
--Photo data :
Manual mode, Zoom position: 73.1mm (approx.410mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/640, F8, ISO200,
WB: Daylight (WB compensation +9)
--Photo by R Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UCL-165M67 close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance :
Thorny seahorse /approx.15cm (5.9in)
--Equipment :    
Panasonic LUMIX TZ40/DMW-MCTZ40,
S-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
-0.5 [4600K] Diffuser for S-2000 x 2,
UCL-165M67
--Photo data:
Manual mode, Zoom position: 73.1mm (approx.410mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/640, F8, ISO200,
WB: Daylight(WB compensation +9)
--Photo by R Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


■ Relative Information on INON Website ■

・[News] Release of "Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80"
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/12/dome-lens-unit-ii-for-uwl-s100-zm80-is.html

・[News] Release of "UWL-S100 ZM80" wide conversion lens
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/10/uwl-s100-zm80-wide-conversion-lens.html

・M67 series attachment lens "UCL-330" close-up lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl330/top.html
・M67 series attachment lens "UCL-165M67" close-up lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165m67/top.html

・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe "S-2000"
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/s2000/top.html
・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe "D-2000"
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/d2000/top.html
・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe "Z-240"
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/z240/top.html

・Underwater LED flashlight "LE700-W"
・Underwater LED flashlight "LE700-S"
・Underwater LED flashlight "LE350"
http://www.inon.jp/products/le_light/lineup.html

・Grip Base D4
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#gripbase


March 8th, 2013
INON INC.



*Press release information is as of March 8th, 2013 and subject to change without prior notice.

Compatibility with Olympus TG-2/PT-053

INON INC. is pleased to announce compatibility of existing INON products with Olympus TG-2/PT-053(*1).


■ External strobe compatibility ■

The highly accurate "S-TTL" Auto mode of INON Z-240/D-2000/S-2000 is supported when connecting via INON Optical D Cable Type L・Double Hole Rubber Bush Set products below.(*2)(*3)

・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 561 2

・Optical D Cable L Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 562 9

・Optical D Cable SS Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 563 6

・Optical D Cable LL Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 564 3

・Double Hole Rubber Bush for Fiber Optics
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 565 0



Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set installed on the housing


・Usable External Strobe
[S-TTL Auto Strobe]
Z-240, D-2000, S-2000, D-2000S*, D-2000W*, D-2000Wn*
[External Auto Strobe]
D-180*, D-180S*

* : Discontinued model

(*1)
Contact Olympus Imaging Corp. for detail of camera/protector. INON Inc. confirms product compatibility based on a camera/housing available in Japan.

(*2)
Usable only when built-in flash of the TG-2is set to "Fill-in flash".
INON strobe is not compatible with Olympus "wireless RC flash system".

(*3)
OlympusPT-053has fiber optics adapter for underwater use and above listed INON fiber optics product is directly plugged in the adapter.


■ Lens System Compatibility with TG-2/PT-053 (*1) ■

By attaching Olympus step up ring PSUR-03on the PT-053, below listed INON attachment lenses are usable.
For wide imaging, INON UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 (*4) is compatible and its super dome option Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (*4)(*5) further increases to shoot semi-fisheye imaging.

・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2Wide Conversion Lens (*4)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 633 6

・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100(*4)(*5)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 620 6

For macro shooting, below INON close-up lenses are compatible.

・UCL-100M67Close-up Lens (*6)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 710 4

・UCL-165M67Close-up Lens (*7)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 162 1

・UCL-330Close-up Lens (*7)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 156 0

(*4)
Usable when camera’s focal length is set to 28mm (35mm film equivalent) like when selecting PTWC-01 in conversion lens setting of the Camera Menu 2 Accessory.
The UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 itself and combination with the Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 is designed to provide best quality image when camera’s focal length (zoom position) is set to 28mm(35mm film equivalent).

(*5)
Faint vignetting will be observed even camera’s focal length (zoom position) is set to 28mm (35mm film equivalent). Crop an image after shooting or zoom in little bit.

(*6)
Zoom wide end will have vignetting. No vignetting when camera’s focal length is set to 28mm or greater (35mm film equivalent).

(*7)
Only usable underwater with zoom setting from middle to telephoto side. Using on land or zoom wide side setting underwater will have vignetting.


Also INON “underwater micro fisheye lens” UFL-M150 ZM80 is compatible to capture underwater world through a view of a tiny fish to create unique image only by this lens.

・UFL-M150 ZM80Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens
--Available in the market
--Retail in Japan : JPY23,000
--JAN code : 456212143 621 3

・M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80
--Available in the market
--Retail in Japan : JPY3,500
--JAN code : 456212143 623 7
(Necessary to attach the UFL-M150 ZM80 on the PT-053)


■ Arm System Compatibility with TG-2/PT-053 (*1) ■

・Grip Base D4
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 430 1

・Grip Base M1
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 605 3

・D Holder
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 431 8

・Shoe Base
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 356 4

The Grip Base D4 which is equipped with “SPS(Slide Plate System)” to support more than 100 different underwater housings and directly attached on a compatible housing ,and Grip Base M1 which is a base arm specifically designed for midsize underwater housing for micro four thirds digital SLR, are compatible.
Wide variety of INON adapters/bases is compatible and easy to set-up multiple lighting system with dual strobe configuration by attaching extra D Holder. 

The compact light arm Shoe Base is directly attached on the housing accessory shoe.


■ TG-2/PT-053 set-up example ■


・Olympus TG-2 + Olympus PT-053
・Olympus step up ringPSUR-03
・UCL-165M67
・LE700-W(with supplied Pink Filter LE)
・Single Light Holder LE
・Shoe Base




・Olympus TG-2 + Olympus PT-053
・Olympus step up ringPSUR-03
・UCL-100M67
・S-2000
・-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Grip Base D4
・Z Joint




・Olympus TG-2 + Olympus PT-053
・Olympus step up ringPSUR-03
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
・S-2000
・-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder Extension Bar
・M67 Lens Holder S
・UCL-165M67
・Stick Arm L Set Z-MV
・M5 Joint
・Shoe Base Spacer
・Shoe Base
・Single Light Holder LE
・LE700-W(with supplied Pink Filter LE)



・Olympus TG-2 + Olympus PT-053
・Olympus step up ringPSUR-03
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Optical D Cable Type L
・D-2000 x 2
・-0.5 White Diffuser 2 (External Auto) x 2
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder
・Z Adapter II x 2
・Clamp III x 4
・Float Arm ML x 2
・M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm x 2
・UFL-M150 ZM80
・M27 - M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80
・Z Adapter MV x 2
・Shoe Base
・Single Light Holder LE
・LE700-W(with supplied Pink Filter LE)




・Olympus TG-2 + Olympus PT-053
・Olympus step up ringPSUR-03
・UFL-M150 ZM80
・M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80
・S-2000 x 2
・-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000 x 2
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Optical D Cable Type L
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder
・Direct Base III x 2
・Multi Ball Arm S x 2
・Clamp III x 6
・Z Adapter MV x 2
・LE700-W(with supplied Pink Filter LE) x 2
・Z Adapter II x 2
・Single Light Holder LE x 2
・YS Adapter MV x 2



■ TG-2/PT-053sample images ■

[without wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Sea fan/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2 (External Auto),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(External Auto) x 2,
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end (4.5mm), 1/30, F8.0, ISO200,
Exposure compensation -1,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Sea fan/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2 (External Auto),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(External Auto) x 2,
Olympus step up ring PSUR-03 + UWL-H100 28M67 Type 2
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end (5.1mm), 1/30, F9.0, ISO200,
Exposure compensation ±0,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 + UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Sea fan/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2 (External Auto),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(External Auto) x 2,
Olympus step up ring PSUR-03, UWL-H100 28M67 Type 2 + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end (5.1mm), 1/30, F9.0, ISO200,
Exposure compensation ±0,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UFL-M150 ZM80 underwater micro fisheye lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Blotchy swell shark/approx.5cm (2.0in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2 (Manual),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(External Auto) x 2,
Olympus step up ring PSUR-03 + M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80 + UFL-M150 ZM80
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto side (18.0mm), 1/100, F6.3, ISO400,
Exposure compensation ±0,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UFL-M150 ZM80 underwater micro fisheye lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Mursia armata/approx.1cm (in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2, (Manual)
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(External Auto) x 2,
Olympus step up ring PSUR-03 + M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80 + UFL-M150 ZM80
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto side (18.0mm), 1/100, F6.3, ISO800,
Exposure compensation ±0,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[without close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Mursia armata /approx.10cm (3.9in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(External Auto) x 2,
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (18.0mm),1/100, F6.3, ISO100,
Exposure compensation -0.7
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan




[with UCL-165M67 close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Mursia armata /approx.5cm (2.0in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2(S-TTL Auto),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(TTL/Manual) x 2,
Olympus step up ring PSUR-03 + UCL-165M67
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (18.0mm),1/100, F6.3, ISO100,
Exposure compensation -0.3,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with UCL-100M67 close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Mursia armata /approx.3cm (1.2in)
--Equipment:    
Olympus TG-2/PT-053, D-2000 x 2(S-TTL Auto),
-0.5 White Diffuser 2(TTL/Manual) x 2,
Olympus step up ring PSUR-03 + UCL-100M67
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (18.0mm),1/100, F6.3, ISO100,
Exposure compensation -0.3,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



■ Relative information on INON web site ■


・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1/ UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uwlh10028m67/top.html
・Super wide option Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/domelensunit2_uwlh100/top.html

・M67 series attachment lens UCL-330 Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl330/top.html
・M67 series attachment lens UCL-165M67 Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165m67/top.html

・Underwater micro fisheye lens UFL-M150 ZM80
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uflm150zm80/top.html

・Underwater "S-TTL" Auto strobe S-2000
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/s2000/top.html
・Underwater "S-TTL" Auto strobe D-2000
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/d2000/top.html
・Underwater "S-TTL" Auto strobe Z-240
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/z240/top.html

・Underwater LED flashlight LE700-W
・Underwater LED flashlight LE700-S
・Underwater LED flashlight LE350
http://www.inon.jp/products/le_light/lineup.html

・Grip Base D4
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#gripbase

・Grip Base M1
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#gripbaseM1

・Shoe Base
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#shoebase

March 8th, 2013

INON INC.


*Press release information is as of March 8th, 2013 and subject to change without prior notice.

Compatibility with Ikelite DSC-RX100 Housing #6116.10

INON INC. is pleased to announce current INON products compatibility with Ikelite underwater housing "#6116.10" (*1) for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 (*1)

■ External strobe compatibility ■

The highly accurate "S-TTL" Auto mode of INON Z-240/D-2000/S-2000 is supported when connecting via INON "Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W58 Set.

•Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W58 Set
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 743 2


Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W58 Set




Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W58 Set
installed on Ikelite #6116.10/Cyber-shot DSC-RX100




・Usable External Strobe
[S-TTL Auto Strobe]
Z-240, D-2000, S-2000, D-2000S*, D-2000W*, D-2000Wn*
[External Auto Strobe]
D-180*, D-180S*

(*1)
Contact Sony Corporation for detail of camera or Ikelite Underwater Systems for housings. INON Inc. confirms product compatibility based on a camera/housing available in Japan.


■ Lens System Compatibility with Cyber-shot DSC-RX100/Ikelite #6116.10 (*1) ■

The Ikelite #6116.10 has 67mm screw mount and below listed INON attachment lenses are usable.
For wide imaging, INON "UWL-H100 28M67 Type1" is compatible and its super dome option "Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100" (*3)(*4) further increases to shoot "semi-fisheye imaging".

・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1 Wide Conversion Lens
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 632 9

・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (*3)(*4)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 620 6

For macro shooting, below INON close-up lenses are compatible.

・UCL-165M67 Close-up Lens (*5)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 162 1

・UCL-330 Close-up Lens (*5)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 156 0

Also INON “underwater micro fisheye lens UFL-M150 ZM80" (*6) is compatible to capture underwater world through a view of a tiny fish to create unique image only by this lens.

・UFL-M150 ZM80 Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 621 3

・M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 623 7
(Necessary to attach the UFL-M150 ZM80 on the housing)

Above listed INON attachment lenses are wet lens and interchangeable underwater to support any shooting situation including "semi-fisheye", "ultra macro" and "underwater bug eye" imaging.

(*3)
Slight vignetting will be observed at zoom wide end. Crop an image after shooting or zoom in little bit.

(*4)
When shooting at zoom wide end, image corner could have slight degradation depending on shooting condition. In such a case, use smaller aperture (large f number) setting.

(*5)
When using a close-up lens, vignetting will be observed at zoom wide end. Zoom in little bit.

(*6)
Image corner could have slight degradation depending on shooting condition. In such a case, use smaller aperture (large f number) setting.



■ Arm System Compatibility with Cyber-shot RX100 / Ikelite #6116.10 (*1) ■

The Grip Base M1 (12-24 Tripod Screw Set) specially designed for a housing with 12-24UNC screw holes, is compatible.
Combined housing is securely attached on the Grip Base M1 with two tripod screws and wide range of INON adapters/base products are compatible on its strobe/arm mount. It is easy to add extra D Holder for dual strobe configuration. Its base part has legs for stable placement of combined housing.
Optional 1/4 Tripod Screw (for Grip Base D4) and M6 Washer enable to use the Grip Base M1 for INON X-2 for GF2 housing or Olympus PT-EP10 housing etc. (*7)

For existing Grip Base M1 customers, optional 12-24 Tripod Screw Set (for Grip Base M1) which consists of two sets of 12-24 Tripod Screw and M5 Washer, is available (*8)

・Grip Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 720 3

・D Holder
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 431 8

・D Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set) --Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 721 0

・12-24 Tripod Screw Set (for Grip Base M1)
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 719 7

(*7)
Two sets of 1/4 Tripod Screw(for Grip Base D4)/M6 Washer are required.

(*8)
Modified Grip Base M1 shipped after July 2012 is necessary. The original Grip Base M1 is not compatible. Refer to below link page for detail.

・[News] Modification of Grip Base M1
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/03/modification-of-grip-base-m1.html



■ Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 /Ikelite #6116.10 (*1) combination example ■



・Sony Cyber-shot RX100 + Ikelite #6116.10
・UCL-165M67
・S-2000
・Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W58 Set
・-0.5 [4600K] Diffuser for S-2000
・Grip Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set)
・Z Joint




・Sony Cyber-shot RX100 + Ikelite #6116.10
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1
・D-2000
・Color Temperature Conversion Filter (4600K)
・Grip Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set)
・D Holder Extension Bar
・M67 Lens Holder S
・UCL-165M67
・Stick Arm S Set Z-MV
・M5 Joint
・Shoe Base Spacer
・Shoe Base
・Single Light Holder LE
・LE700-W





・Sony Cyber-shot RX100 + Ikelite #6116.10
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1
・D-2000 x 2
・Rubber Bush Base W58
・Optical D Cable Type L x 2
・-0.5 (4600K) Diffuser 2 (TTL/Manual) x 2
・Grip Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set)
・D Holder
・Z Adapter II x 2
・Clamp III x 4
・Float Arm ML x 2
・Z Adapter MV x 2
・Shoe Base Spacer
・Shoe Base
・Single Light Holder LE
・LE700-W
・M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm
・UCL-165M67




・Sony Cyber-shot RX100 + Ikelite #6116.10
・UFL-M150 ZM80
・M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80
・S-2000 x 2
・Optical D Cable Type L Bush W58 Set
・Optical D Cable Type L
・-0.5 (4600K) Diffuser for S-2000 x 2
・Strobe Light Holder LE x 2
・LE700-W x 2
・Z Joint x 2
・Grip Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set)
・D Holder
・Stick Arm S Set YS-MV x 2
・M5 Joint x 2
・M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm x 2
・UCL-165M67
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1


■ Relative Information on INON Website ■

・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1/ UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uwlh10028m67/top.html
・Super wide option Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/domelensunit2_uwlh100/top.html

・M67 series attachment lens UCL-330 Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl330/top.html
・M67 series attachment lens UCL-165M67 Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165m67/top.html

・Underwater micro fisheye lens UFL-M150 ZM80
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uflm150zm80/top.html

・Underwater "S-TTL" Auto strobe S-2000
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/s2000/top.html
・Underwater "S-TTL" Auto strobe D-2000
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/d2000/top.html
・Underwater "S-TTL" Auto strobe Z-240
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/z240/top.html

・Grip Base M1
http://www.inon.jp/products/armsystem/base.html#gripbaseM1

・[News] Release of UWL-H100 28M67 Type1/Type2 Wide Conversion Lens
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/12/dome-lens-unit-ii-for-uwl-s100-zm80-is.html

・[News] Release of Grip Base M1(12-24 Tripod Screw Set)
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2011/05/uwl-h100-28m67-type1type2-wide.html




March 8th, 2013

INON INC.



*Press release information is as of March 8th, 2013 and subject to change without prior notice.

Compatibility with Sony DSC-WX200/MPK-WH

INON INC. is pleased to announce compatibility of existing INON products with Sony digital camera "Cyber-shot DSC-WX200"/"MPK-WH" (*1).

・M67 Lens Adapter Base WH (*2)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 738 8

・Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W59 Set with ND Film (*3)(*4)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 744 9

・Optical D Cable SS Type L/Bush W59 Set with ND Film (*3)(*5)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 745 6

・Grip Base D4
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 430 1

・Shoe Base
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 356 4

M67 Lens Adapter Base WH (left)
M67 Lens Adapter Base WH on MPK-WH/Cyber-shot DSC-WX200 (right)


(*1)
Contact Sony Corporation for detail of camera/housing.
INON Inc. confirms product compatibility based on a camera/housing available in Japan.

(*2)
A diffuser panel of the housing is not usable together with the "M67 Lens Adapter Base WH".

(*3)
It is necessary to remove the diffuser panel of the MPK-WH to install the "M67 Lens Adapter Base WH".

(*4)
Fiber optics kit when using "Grip Base D4"/"Grip Base D4 Set".

(*5)
Fiber optics kit when using "Shoe Base Set".


■ M67 Lens Adapter Base WH features ■

The "M67 Lens Adapter Base WH" is a fundamental and multifunctional base tray to expand your system with attachment lenses and strobe etc.

The Lens Adapter Base is securely attached on the compatible housing via tripod screw on the bottom of the housing and pressure molding around housing lens port. This structure allows you to add optional accessories without excessive load on the housing.

The lens mount has the accessory shoe on its top to hold "Shoe Base" etc. to attach LED flashlight or external strobe on the MPK-WH in compact system.

The screw mount has four cutouts not to have vignetting even at zoom wide end on land/underwater setting when no attachment lens being used.

Lens mount is INON M67 screw mount compatible to use compatible INON attachment lenses.

■ INON Product Compatibility ■

● Attachment lens

[Wide conversion lens etc. (for wide, semi-fisheye imaging]

・UWL-S100 ZM80 + M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80 (*6)
・UWL-S100 ZM80 + M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome Lens Unit II for
UWl-S100 ZM80 (*6)

[Close-up lens (for macro imaging)]

・UCL-165M67 (*7)
・UCL-330 (*7)

● Accessories for Strobe/LED flashlight

[Base tray to attach strobe/LED flashlight]

・Shoe Base
・Grip Base D4
・Grip Base DIII
・Grip Base DII (E.O.L.)

[Optical D Cable to connect strobe]

・Optical D Cable SS Type L/Bush W59 Set with ND Film
・Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W59 Set with ND Film

(*6)
Dedicated wide lens to use with camera’s zoom setting at about 80mm (35mm film equivalent) where to get best results. Other INON wide options like "UWL-100 Acromat Type1/Type2" or "UWL-H100 28M67 Type1/Type2" is not compatible as Sony "Cyber-shot DSC-WX200" has 25mm focal length at it s wide end setting.

The "UFL-M150 ZM80" underwater micro fisheye lens is not compatible with "Cyber-shot DSC-WX200" (and "Cyber-shot DSC-WX100") due to image quality, lens extension and vignetting while the lens is usable for "Cyber-shot DSC-WX50" which can be housed in same MPK-WH.

(*7)
When using on land or using underwater with zoom wide end to middle setting will have vignetting. Zoom in to avoid vignetting.


■ "Cyber-shot DSC-WX200"/"MPK-WH" Combination Example ■


・Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX200 + Sony MPK-WH
・M67 Lens Adapter Base WH
・UWL-S100 ZM80
・M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80

・LE700-W (with supplied "Pink Filter LE") x 2
・Shoe Base
・Z Joint
・Double Light Holder LE


・Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX200 + Sony MPK-WH
・M67 Lens Adapter Base WH
・UWL-S100 ZM80
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
・M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80

・S-2000 (with supplied "-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000")
・Optical D Cable Type L/Bush W59 Set with ND Film
・Stick Arm SS Set Z-MV
・Grip Base D4

・UCL-165M67
・M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm
・M5 Joint」




・Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX200 + Sony MPK-WH
・M67 Lens Adapter Base WH
・UWL-S100 ZM80
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
・M52-M67 Mount Converter for UWL-S100 ZM80

・S-2000 (with supplied "-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000") x 2
・Rubber Bush Base W59
・Optical D Cable L Type L Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Optical D Cable L Type L
・Z Adapter MV x 2
・Float Arm M Body x 2
・Clamp III x 4
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder

・「UWL-S100 ZM80」
・「UCL-165M67」
・「M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm」 x 2

・「LE700-W」 (with supplied “Pink Filter LE”) x 3
・「Shoe Base」
・「Single Light Holder LE」
・「Strobe Light Holder LE」 x 2




■ "Cyber-shot DSC-WX200"/"MPK-WH" sample images ■

[without wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Sea fan/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end (4.45mm, 25mm based on 25mm film equivalent),
1/80, F3.3, ISO200,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Sea fan/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
--Photo data:
Zoom position 14.2mm (80mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/40, F5.0, ISO200,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Sea fan/approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome
Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data:
Zoom position 16.2mm (91mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/80, F5.0, ISO200,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at "Bitagane" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Thread-sail filefish/approx.70cm (2.3feet)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome
Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data:
Zoom position 16.2mm (91mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/125, F5.0, ISO200,
--Photo by T. Torii (INON INC.)
at "Yokoiso beach" Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with Dome Lens Unit II + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Electric ray/approx.10cm (3.9in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (Manual), UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome
Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data:
Zoom position 16.2mm (91mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/200, F5.0, ISO200,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with Dome Lens Unit II + UWL-S100 ZM80 wide conversion lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Blotchy swell shark/approx.10cm (3.9in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UWL-S100 ZM80 + Dome
Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80
--Photo data:
Zoom position 16.2mm (91mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/640, F5.0, ISO200,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[without close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Pebble crab/approx.20cm (7.9in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto),
--Photo data:
Zoom position 9.1mm (51mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/640, F4.5, ISO100,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



[with UCL-330 close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Pebble crab /approx.30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UCL-330
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end 44.5mm (250mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/320, F5.9, ISO100,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan


[with UCL-165M67 close-up lens]

--Subject/shooting distance:
Pebble crab /approx.10cm (3.9in)
--Equipment:    
Cyber-shot DSC-WX200/MPK-WH,
D-2000 x 2 (S-TTL Auto), UCL-165M67
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end 44.5mm (250mm based on 35mm film equivalent),
1/250, F5.9, ISO200,
--Photo by R. Hattori (INON INC.)
at Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



■ Relative Information on INON Website ■

・[News] Release of accessories for Sony MPK-WH
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/10/accessory-for-sony-mpk-wh.html

・[News] Release of "Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-S100 ZM80"
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/12/dome-lens-unit-ii-for-uwl-s100-zm80-is.html

・[News] Release of "UWL-S100 ZM80" wide conversion lens
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/10/uwl-s100-zm80-wide-conversion-lens.html

・M67 series attachment lens "UCL-330" close-up lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl330/top.html
・M67 series attachment lens "UCL-165M67" close-up lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165m67/top.html

・Underwater LED flashlight "LE700-W"
・Underwater LED flashlight "LE700-S"
・Underwater LED flashlight "LE350"
http://www.inon.jp/products/le_light/lineup.html

・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe "S-2000"
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/s2000/top.html
・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe "D-2000"
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/d2000/top.html
・Underwater “S-TTL” auto strobe "Z-240"
http://www.inon.jp/products/strobe/z240/top.html

March 8th, 2013
INON INC.


*Press release information is as of March 8th, 2013 and subject to change without prior notice.


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