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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Compatibility with Olympus TG-3/PT-056

INON INC. is pleased to announce compatibility of existing INON products with Olympus TG-3/PT-056 (*1).


■ External Strobe/LED flashlight Compatibility with TG-3/PT-056 (*1) ■

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

・Rubber Bush Type L
--Release date: October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code: 456212143 784 5

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

Usable External Strobe

・S-2000
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 417 2

・D-2000 Type4
--Available in the market
--Jan Code: 456212143 211 6

・Z-240 Type4
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 251 2

INON LED flashlight LF1100-W/LF1400-S/LF1000-S/LE700-W/LE700-S/LE350 is also usable to benefit variable macro modes of Olympus TG-3, such as [Focus Stacking mode], [Focus Bracketing mode] or shooting underwater full HD movie.

・LF1100-W
--Release date: October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code: 456212143 765 4

・LF1400-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 766 1

・LF1000-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 764 7

・LE700-W
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 712 8

・LE700-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 711 1

・LE350
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 742 5


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

(*2)
“S-TTL Auto” of S-2000/Z-240/D-2000 is usable only when built-in flash of the TG-3 is set to [Fill-in flash].  INON strobe is not compatible with Olympus [wireless RC flash system].

(*3)
Olympus PT-056 has fiber optics adapter for underwater use and above listed INON fiber optics product is directly plugged in the adapter.


■ Lens System Compatibility with TG-3/PT-056 (*1) ■

By attaching Olympus step up ring PSUR-03on the PT-056, below listed INON attachment lenses are usable. (*4)
For wide imaging, INON UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 (*4) is compatible and its super dome option Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (*5) further increases to shoot semi-fisheye imaging.

・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 Wide Conversion Lens (*5)(*6)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 633 6

・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (*5)(*7)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 620 6

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 ZM80 Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens (*8)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 621 3



UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 attached on Olympus TG-3/PT-056 (left)
Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 attached on Olympus TG-3/PT-056 (center)
UFL-M150 ZM80 attached on Olympus TG-3/PT-056 (right)
 
(*4)
Close-up lenses are not compatible. Advanced "Microscope mode" of the Olympus TG-3 provides high magnification photography without any attachment lenses.

(*5)
Only available when camera’s focal length(zoom position) is set to 28mm(35mm film equivalent) like when selecting “PTWC-01”” as conversion lens in accessory setting of [Camera Menu 2]. The “UWL-H100 28M67 Ttpe2” (and combination with “Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100”) is designed to deliver optimal quality when camera’s focal length is set to 28mm(35mm film equivalent).

(*6)
Using on land with zoom wide end will have vignetting. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom to telephoto side.

(*7)
Slight vignetting is observed even at zoom position 28mm(35mm film equivalent) underwater. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom to telephoto side.

(*8)
Optional “M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80” is required.



■ Arm System Compatibility with TG-3/PT-056 (*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-3/PT-056 set-up example ■

 
・Olympus TG-3 + Olympus PT-056
・LF1100-W
・Single Light Holder LF
・Shoe Base

 
・Olympus TG-3 + Olympus PT-056
・Olympus step up ring PSUR-03
・S-2000 Starter Kit D4 (with packaged “-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000”)
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
・Lens Hood II for UWL-H100



 
・Olympus TG-3 + Olympus PT-056
・Olympus step up ring PSUR-03
・D-2000
・-0.5 White Diffuser 2 (External Auto) (with packaged “Red Filter LE”)
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder Extension Bar
・M67 Lens Holder S
・Stick Arm S Set Z-MV
・LF1100-W (with packaged “Wide Filter LF-W”)
・Single Light Holder LF
・Shoe Base
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100


 
・Olympus TG-3 + Olympus PT-056
・Olympus step up ring PSUR-03
・S-2000 (with packaged “-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000”) x 2
・Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set
・Optical D Cable Type L
・LF1100-W (with packaged “Wide Filter LF-W”) x 2
・Strobe Light Holder LF x 2
・Z Joint x 2
・YS Adapter WB MV x 2
・Grip Base D4
・D Holder
・Direct Base III x 2
・Clamp III x 2
・UFL-M150 ZM80
・M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80


■ TG-3/PT-056 sample images ■

 
--Subject/Shooting distance: Sea whip/approx. 30cm (11.8in)
--Equipment:
Olympus TG-3/PT-056, S-2000 Strobe x 2
--Photo date:
Aperture priority, ISO200, WB Sunny, S-2000: Manual mode
・Without Wide Conversion Lens (upper left)
Zoom wide end 4.5mm (25mm at 35mm film equivalent), 1/160, F2.0
・With UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 Wide Conversion Lens (upper right)
Zoom wide side 5.1mm (28mm at 35mm film equivalent), 1/160, F2.2
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (lower left)
Zoom wide side 5.1mm (28mm at 35mm film equivalent), 1/200, F2.2
(Slight vignetting is trimmed off after shooting)
--Photo by:
R.Hattori (INON INC.) at "Bitagane", Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/Shooting distance: Soft corals/approx. 50cm (1.6ft)
--Equipment:
Olympus TG-3/PT-056, S-2000 Strobe x 2, Olympus step up ring PSUR-03,
UWL-H100 28M67 Type2, + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100
--Photo date:
Program Auto, 1/50, F11.0, ISO200, WB Underwater,
Zoom wide side 5.1mm (28mm at 35mm film equivalent),
S-2000: S-TTL Auto
(Slight vignetting is trimmed off after shooting)
--Photo by:
R.Hattori (INON INC.) at "Bitagane", Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/Shooting distance: Ceratosoma trilobatum/approx. 5cm(2in)
--Equipment:
Olympus TG-3/PT-056, S-2000 Strobe x 2, Olympus step up ring PSUR-03,
UFL-M150 ZM80
--Photo date:
Aperture priority, 1/80, F4.5, ISO200, WB Sunny,
Zoom telephoto side 15.4mm (85mm at 35mm film equivalent),
S-2000: Manual mode
--Photo by:
R.Hattori (INON INC.) at "Bitagane", Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/Shooting distance: Cleaner shrimp/approx. 5cm(2in)
--Equipment:
Olympus TG-3/PT-056, LF1400-S x 2
--Photo date:
Super Macro mode, 1/400, F18, ISO250, WB Auto,
Zoom telephoto end 18.0mm (100mm at 35mm film equivalent),
LF1400-S at [FULL] mode.
--Photo by:
R.Hattori (INON INC.) at "Jizouiwa", Sue, Kushimoto, Wakayama, Japan


■ Relative information on INON web site ■

・28M67 series attachment lens『UWL-H100 28M67 Wide Conversion Lens Type1/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

・Underwater micro fisheye lens『UFL-M150 ZM80』
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ufl150zm80/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

・【News】Release of『LF1100-W』
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2014/10/lf1100-w.html

・Underwater LED handheld light『LF1400-S』
・Underwater LED handheld light『LF1000-S』
・Underwater LED handheld light『LE700-S』
・Water-Proof LED handheld light『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


October 22nd, 2014

INON INC.


*Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.

Compatibility with Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3

INON INC. is pleased to announce compatibility of existing INON products with Nikon lens interchangeable advanced camera system Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (*1).


■ External Strobe/LED flashlight with Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (*1) ■

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 products below (*2)(*3).

・Optical D Cable Type L
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 441 7

・Optical D Cable L Type L
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 442 4

・Optical D Cable SS Type L
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 443 1

・Optical D Cable LL Type L
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 444 8

Optical D Cable Type L installed on the housing
at its original “Fiber-optic cable socket cap”
 
Usable External Strobe

・S-2000
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 417 2

・D-2000 Type4
--Available in the market
--Jan Code: 456212143 211 6

・Z-240 Type4
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 251 2

INON LED flashlight LF1100-W/LF1400-S/LF1000-S/LE700-W/LE700-S/LE350 is also usable to reproduce vivid subject color even shooting [continuous mode at 20fps] or benefit fast and accurate focusing byAdvanced hybrid AF System of Nikon 1 J4 when shooting movie.

・LF1100-W
--Release date : October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code: 456212143 765 4

・LF1400-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 766 1

・LF1000-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 764 7

・LE700-W
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 712 8

・LE700-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 711 1

・LE350
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 742 5

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

(*2)
The Nikon WP-N3 has fiber optics adapter for underwater use and above listed INON fiber optics product is directly plugged in the adapter.

(*3)
To use “S-TTL Auto”, choose [TTL] at flash control mode and [enable] underwater flash in the shooting menu of the Nikon 1 J4. “S-TTL Auto” is not useable when flash control is set to [Manual] and S-TTL Auto accuracy may degrade when [enable] underwater flash is not selected.


■ Lens System Compatibility with Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (*1) ■

The NikonWP-N3 has 67mm screw mount on its lens port and below listed INON attachment lenses are usable without any lens adapter.
For wide imaging, INON “UWL-H100 28M67 Type2” (*4) is compatible and its super dome option “Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100” (*5) further increases view angle for semi-fisheye imaging.

・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 Wide Conversion Lens (*4)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 633 6

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

UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 attached on Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (left)
UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 + Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 attached on Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (right)
 

For macro shooting, standard “UCL-330” (*6) and high power “UCL-165M67” are compatible. When using “1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm F/3.5-5.6” lens, “UCL-100 M67” (*7) is usable for super macro imaging.

・UCL-100M67 Close-up Lens (*7)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 710 4

・UCL-165M67 Close-up Lens (*6)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 162 1

・UCL-330 Close-up Lens (*6)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 156 0

UCL-330 attached on Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (left)
UCL-165M67 attached on Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (center)
UCL-100M67 attached on Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (right)
 

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 ZM80 Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens(*8)(*9)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 621 3

UFL-M150 ZM80 attached on Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3
 

(*4)
Using on land with zoom wide end will have vignetting on image corners. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom to telephoto side.

(*5)
Slight vignetting will be observed even underwater at zoom wide end. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom to telephoto side.

(*6)
Only usable underwater with zoom setting from middle to telephoto side. Using on land or zoom wide side setting underwater will have vignetting.

(*7)
Only compatible with “1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6” lens.
Not compatible with “1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM” lens.

(*8)
Only compatible with “1 NIKKOR VR10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM” lens.
Not compatible with “1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6” lens.

(*9)
Optional “M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80” is required.


■ Arm System Compatibility with Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 (*1) ■

The “Grip Base M1” is a base arm specifically designed for midsize underwater housing like an advanced camera with interchangeable lens and confirmed compatible with Nikon WP-N3. Wide variety of INON adapters/bases is compatible with the “Grip Base M1” 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.

・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


■Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 set-up example ■

 

・Nikon Nikon 1 J4 + Nikon WP-N3
・UCL-165M67
・LF1000-S
・Single Light Holder LF
・Shoe Base

 

・Nikon Nikon 1 J4 + Nikon WP-N3
・D-2000
・-0.5 White Diffuser 2 (External Auto) (with packaged “Red Filter LE”)
・Optical D Cable Type L
・LF1100-W (with packaged “Wide Filter LF-W”)
・Strobe Light Holder LF
・Z Joint
・Stick Arm S Set YS-MV
・M5 Joint
・M67 Lens Holder S
・UCL-165M67
・Grip Base M1
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
・Lens Hood II for UWL-H100

 

・Nikon Nikon 1 J4 + Nikon WP-N3
・S-2000 (with packaged “-0.5 White Diffuser for S-2000”) x 2
・Optical D Cable Type L x 2
・Grip Base M1
・D Holder
・Direct Base III x 2
・Clamp III x 4
・Float Arm S x 2
・M67 Lens Holder for Float Arm
・UCL-100M67
・Z Adapter MV x 2
・LF1100-W (with packaged “Wide Filter LF-W”)
・Single Light Holder LF
・Shoe Base
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type 2
・Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100


■ Nikon 1 J4/WP-N3 sample images ■

 
--Subject: Frogfish
--Equipment:
Nikon 1 J4 +1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm F/3.5-5.6, LF1000-S x 2
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (27.5mm), ISO400, LF100-S at [FULL mode]
・Without close-up lens (upper left)
1/500, F5.6, shooting distance approx. 20cm/8in
・With UCL-165M67 (upper right)
1/1600, F5.6, shooting distance approx.10cm/4in
・With UCL-100M67 (lower left)
1/1600, F5.6, shooting distance approx. 8cm/3in
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.) at ”Wannai” Osezaki, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/shooting distance: Frogfish/approx. 10cm (4in)
--Equipment:
Nikon 1 J4 +1 NIKKOR VR10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM 6,
LF1000-S x 2, UCL-165M67
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (30mm), 1/1250, F5.6, ISO400,
LF1000-S at [FULL mode]
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.) at ”Wannai” Osezaki, Shizuoka, Japan


 
--Subject/shooting distance: Common octopus/approx. 10cm (4in)
--Equipment:
Nikon 1 J4 +1 NIKKOR VR10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM,
LF1000-S x 2, UCL-165M67
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (30mm), 1/1250, F5.6, ISO200,
LF-1000S at [FULL mode]
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.) at ”Wannai” Osezaki, Shizuoka, Japan


 
--Subject/shooting distance: Frogfish/approx. 10cm (4in)
--Equipment:
Nikon 1 J4, +1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm F/3.5-5.6, LF1000-S x 2, UCL-165M67
--Photo data:
Zoom telephoto end (30mm), 1/2000, F4.5, ISO400,
LF1000-S at [FULL mode]
--Photo by:
R. Hattori (INON INC.) at ”Wannai” Osezaki, Shizuoka, Japan


■ Relative information on INON web site ■

・28M67 series attachment lens,『UWL-H100 28M67 Wide Conversion Lens Type1/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-165M6』Close-up Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ucl165m67/top.html

・【News】Release of UCL-100LD/UCL-100M67
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2013/02/ucl-100lducl-100m67-close-up-lens.html

・Underwater micro fisheye lens『UFL-M150 ZM80』
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/ufl150zm80/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

・【News】Release of『LF1100-W』
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2014/10/lf1100-w.html

・Underwater LED handheld light『LF1400-S』
・Underwater LED handheld light『LF1000-S』
・Underwater LED handheld light『LE700-S』
・Water-Proof LED handheld light『LE350』
http://www.inon.jp/products/le_light/lineup.html

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

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



October 22nd, 2014
INON INC.



*Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.


Compatibility with Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II/WP-DC53

INON INC. is pleased to announce compatibility of existing INON products with Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II / WP-DC53 (*1).

■ External Strobe/LED flashlight Compatibility with PowerShot G1X Mark II/WP-DC53 (*1) ■

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)

・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

・Rubber Bush Type L
--Release date: October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code: 456212143 784 5

Packaged “Rubber Bush” in the “Optical D Cable Type L/ouble Hole Rubber Bush Set”
is directly plugged in the fiber optics adapter/built-in flash shade of the WP-DC53.
 

Usable External Strobe

・S-2000
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 417 2

・D-2000 Type4
--Available in the market
--JAN Code: 456212143 211 6

・Z-240 Type4
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 251 2


INON LED flashlight LF1100-W/LF1400-S/LF1000-S/LE700-W/LE700-S/LE350 is also usable to benefit full HD movie function of PowerShot G1X Mark II underwater.

・LF1100-W
--Release date : October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code: 456212143 765 4

・LF1400-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 766 1

・LF1000-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 764 7

・LE700-W
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 712 8

・LE700-S
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 711 1

・LE350
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 742 5



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

(*2)
“S-TTL” Auto mode is not usable when shooting mode of the built-in flash is set to manual.



■ Arm System Compatibility with PowerShot G1X Mark II/WP-DC53 (*1) ■

・Grip Base D4 (*3)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 430 1

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

・Shoe Base (*4)(*5)
--Available in the market
--JAN code: 456212143 356 4

The Grip Base D4 (*3) which is equipped with “SPS(Slide Plate System)” to support more than 100 different underwater housings and directly attached on a compatible housing, is usable. 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 (*4)(*5) is directly attached on the housing accessory shoe.

(*3)
When installing “D Base SPS” on the WP-DC53, make sure to set “Tripod Screw Spacer” on a 1/4 Tripod Screw. Otherwise the housing may get damaged by the 1/4 Tripod Screw. 

(*4)
Optional “Accessory Shoe Spacer for Canon” is required to use the Shoe Base. The spacer comes with the Shoe Base from October 25th, 2012 shipping.

Shoe Base and Accessory Shoe Spacer for Canon
 
(*5)
When the strobe is attached via Shoe Base on PowerShot G1X Mark II/WP-DC53, the camera system will have buoyancy. Adjust total underwater weight by using other accessories to get slightly negative buoyancy to avoid accidental rapid ascent.




■ PowerShot G1X Mark II/WP-DC53 Combination Example ■

 
 
・Canon PowerShot G1X MarkII + CanonWP-DC53
・LF1100-W (with packaged “Wide Filter LF-W”)
・Single Light Holder LF
・Shoe Base

 
・Canon PowerShot G1X MarkII + Canon WP-DC53
・Z-240
・-0.5 (4600K) Diffuser 2(TTL/Manual) (with packaged “Red Filter LE”)
・LF1100-W (with packaged “Wide Filter LF-W”)
・Single Light Holder LF
・Shoe Base
・Grip Base D4
・Stick Arm S Set Z-MV



■ PowerShot G1X Mark II/WP-DC53 sample image ■


 
--Subject/shooting distance: Bleeker’s lionfish/approx. 30cm(12in)
--Equipment:
Canon PowerShot G1X MarkII/Canon WP-DC53, S-2000 (S-TTL)
--Photo data:
Zoom position at 12.5mm (24mm at 35mm film equivalent),
1/100, F5.6, ISO400
--Photo by:
R. Hattori(INON INC.) at “Wannai”, Osezaki, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/shooting distance: Bleeker’s lionfish/approx. 30cm(12in)
--Equipment:
Canon PowerShot G1X MarkII/Canon WP-DC53, S-2000 (Manual),
Snoot Set for S-2000
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end 12.5mm (24mm at 35mm film equivalent),
1/2000, F6.3, ISO400
--Photo by:
R. Hattori(INON INC.) at “Wannai”, Osezaki, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/shooting distance: Flastfish/approx. 30cm(12in)
--Equipment:
Canon PowerShot G1X MarkII/Canon WP-DC53, LF1400-S
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end 12.5mm (24mm at 35mm film equivalent),
1/500, F4.0, ISO400,
LF1400-S at [FULL mode]
--Photo by:
R. Hattori(INON INC.) at “Bitagane”, Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



 
--Subject/shooting distance:
Scorpionfish/approx. 20cm(8in)
--Equipment:
Canon PowerShot G1X MarkII/Canon WP-DC53, S-2000 x 2,
-0.5 (4600K) Diffuser 2(TTL/Manual) x 2
--Photo data:
Zoom wide end 12.5mm (24mm at 35mm film equivalent),
1/40, F5.6, ISO400
--Photo by:
R. Hattori(INON INC.) at “Bitagane”, Atami, Shizuoka, Japan



■ Relative Information on INON Website ■

・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

・【News】Release ofLF1100-W
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2014/10/lf1100-w.html

・Underwater LED handheld light LF1400-S
・Underwater LED handheld light LF1000-S
・Underwater LED handheld light LE700-S
・Water-Proof LED handheld light LE350
http://www.inon.jp/products/le_light/lineup.html

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

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

・【News】Shoe Base Modification
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2012/10/shoe-base-modification.html



October 22nd, 2014
INON INC.



*Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.

Get Dome Wide Filter LF-W for free!

INON INC. is pleased to announce special sales promotion to offer optional "Dome Wide Filter LF-W" for free in commemoration of launch of the 1st wide version of durable and user-friendly LF series LED flashlight LF-1100-W. This is the limited offer for customers purchasing the LF-1100W during limited period (*1).

Dome Wide Filter LF-W
 


LF1100-W
 

The “Dome Wide Filter LF-W” is not only to increase original coverage of the LF1100-W [approx. 85 degree] to [approx. 100 degree] and soften the light quality but spread beam up to [approx. 180 degree] visible to create your own image with its unique light distribution in addition to use as a locator or fish lamp.

Dome Wide Filter LF-W installed on LF1100-W
 

(*1)
This promotion will ends without prior notice though the promotion period has not yet fixed as of October 22nd, 2014.


Please visit below link page for detailed product information.

●【News】 Release of 『LF1100-W』
http://inonnews.blogspot.jp/2014/10/lf1100-w.html

●「LFD flashlight」
http://www.inon.jp/products/le_light/lineup.html



October 22nd, 2014
INON INC.


*Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.

LF1100-W

INON INC. is pleased to announce official release of the third version of durable and user-friendly LF series LED flashlight the "WLF1100-W" and its optional accessory on October 23rd, 2014.
The LF1100-W runs on 3 x AA batteries providing maximum 1100 lumen(*1)/85 degree coverage from its handheld compact body.

・LF1100-W
--Release date : October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code : 456212143 765 4

・Dome Wide Filter LF-W
--Release date : October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code : 456212143 777 7

・Single Light Holder LF
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 770 8

・Strobe Light Holder LF
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 771 5

・Light Case LF 3AA
--Available in the market
--JAN code : 456212143 762 3


LF1100-W
 

Dome Wide Filter LF-W
 

■ LF1100-W Features ■

●Powerful 1100 lumen (*1), 85 degree coverage, two power setting
Only with 3 x AA batteries supporting handy yet great cost performance

The LF1100-W runs on 3 x AA batteries which are readily available yet provides maximum 1100 lumen (*1) and approx. 85 degree coverage with on board Cree’s latest power LED “XM-L2”.

Simple yet durable switch provides two power setting(FULL/LOW). Depending on application, either [LOW mode](300 lumen) with longer burn time or powerful [FULL mode](1100 lumen) is selectable.

The rated practical burn time(*2) with "eneloop pro" (BK-3HCC) rechargeable batteries, is approx. 50 minutes at FULL mode or approx. 235minutes (3hrs 55 min) at LOW mode.

(*1)
FULL mode with “eneloop pro” rechargeable batteries (BK-3HCC).
(*2)
Average measured time to get half brightness when continuously turn ON the product underwater (approx. 25℃/77°F).


●Natural 5000K beam for photography/videography
Selectable beam coverage/color with compatible filters

Carefully selected LED produces color temperature approx. 5000K (kelvin) to benefit improved color reproducibility(*3) and is able to lit a subject in natural color without any color filter.

The LF1100-W is designed for underwater shooting with native ample coverage approx. 85 degree and compatible two different "wide filters" further expand its lighting performance to offer different coverage or lighting effect for various applications.

・Packaged "Wide Filter LF-W" increases native approx. 85 degree coverage to seamless approx. 95 degree coverage and also soften the light quality.

・Optional "Dome Wide Filter LF-W" widens the coverage further to approx. 100 degree and spreads the beam up to approx. 180 degree direction benefitting to use the LF1100-W as a locator for other diver in poor visibility or during night dive.

Other "Red Filter LF-W"(*4) is also packaged to change color tone not to stimulate shy marine lives.

The LF1100-W supports you as serious lighting device for underwater imaging as well as powerful dive light or handheld torch on land (*5).


LF1100-W compatible filters
Left: Red Filter LF-W (packaged accessory)
Center: Wide Filter LF-W (packaged accessory)
Right: Dome Wide Filter LF-W (optional accessory)
 
(*3)
Comparing to existing LE series LED flashlights with rated color temperature 6,000K listed below.
・LE700-W/LE550-W
・LE700-S/LE550-S
・LE350/LE250
・LE240

(*4)
"Red Filter LF-W" is underwater use only. NOT usable on land.

(*5)
[LOW mode]only.
[FULL mode] is NOT usable on land except for brief function check.

●Durable with flood-free structure
The LF1100-W has a simple rotary switch with a lock ring to ensure you with reliable ON/OFF operation and greatly reduces flooding risk together with double O-ring structure for moving parts.
The light head and battery box are made from aluminum alloy carrying corrosion resistance in seawater for ultra durability.


●Supported by wide range of accessories
Single Light Holder LF and Strobe Light Holder LF support different combination for various lighting needs and Light Case LF 3AA benefits you to carry this flashlight standalone underwater on a belt/horse.


●Interchangeable Light Head
The Light Head is designed interchangeable among 3 x AA battery operated "LF series" LED flashlight products to use for other application(*6)(*7).

(*6)
LF1100-W and LF1000-S as of October 2014 and will be followed by other models .

(*7)
NOT usable other than 3 x AA battery operated LF series product.



■ Compatible options ■


【Holders】
・Single Light Holder・LF
・Strobe Light Holder・LF

【Filters】
・Red Filter LF-W (*8)
・Wide Filter LF-W (*8)
・Dome Wide Filter LF-W

【Case】
・Light Case LF 3AA

(*8)
Comes with the LF1100-W



■ LF1100-W Specifications ■

http://www.inon.co.jp/cgis/news/img/LF1100-W_spec_201410_En.pdf  [PDF:18.6KB]




October 22nd, 2014
INON INC.


Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.


Upgrade of Double Hole Rubber Bush Sets

INON INC. is pleased to announce of upgrading current Double Hole Rubber Bush Sets to add "Rubber Bush Type L" to ship with being assembled on cable end from October 23rd, 2014. The new "Rubber Bush Type L" is an angled adapter to plug maximum two “fiber optics product” in "optical fiber connector" of Olympus underwater housings etc.

Upgraded "Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush" sets


・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


Rubber Bush Type L
 

Rubber Bush Type L
 

■ Upgrade features ■

Upgraded Double Hole Rubber Bush Sets listed above are packaged with "Rubber Bush Type L" which offers angled design adapter to hold "optical cable product" upwards or sideways even fiber optics connector on an underwater housing is located on the front side.

Off course current "Double Hole Rubber Bush for Fiber Optics" remains a part of the package. So customer can select from different style of cable connection depending on personal preference or location of cable connector on an underwater housing.

The "Rubber Bush Type L" can hold maximum two cables. So even your housing has single optical connector, it is easy to setup dual strobe configuration.

Optical D Cable Type L installed via Rubber Bush Type L
 
Optical D Cable Type L installed via
Double Hole Rubber Bush for Fiber Optics
 


■ Relative information ■

・Rubber Bush Type L
http://inonnews.blogspot.com/2014/10/rubber-bush-type-l.html



October 22nd, 2014
INON INC.


*Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.

Rubber Bush Type L

NON INC. is pleased to announce official release of new "Rubber Bush Type L" on October 23rd, 2014. The new Rubber Bush Type L is an angled adapter to plug maximum two "fiber optics product" in "optical fiber connector" of Olympus underwater housings etc.

・Rubber Bush Type L
--Release date : October 23rd, 2014
--JAN code: 456212143 784 5


Rubber Bush Type L
 


■ Product features ■

The angled design adapter allows to hold “optical cable product” upwards or sideways even fiber optics connector on an underwater housing is located on the front side. So cable won’t jump in an image especially when using wide lens.
Optical D Cable Type L installed via Rubber Bush Type L
 

It is essential to conduct maintenance on optical cable to keep optimum accuracy of S-TTL Auto exposure. The "Rubber Bush Type L" is easy to disassemble and access to bear end of fiber optics to clean/refresh by a customer.

onstruction of Rubber Bush Type L
 


The Rubber Bush Type L can hold maximum two cables. So even your housing has single optical connector, it is easy to setup dual strobe configuration.
Two Optical D Cables are plugged in Rubber Bush Type L
 

October 22nd, 2014
INON INC.

*Press release information is as of October 22nd, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Lens Hood II

●Lens Hood is now usable for M67 screw mount type “UWL-H100 28M67” wide lens●

INON INC. is pleased to announce official release of “Lens Hood II for UWL-H100” both for “UWL-H100 28M67 Type1/Type2” and “UWL-H100 28LD” lenses on October 15th, 2014, and “Lens Hood II for UWL-100 28AD” which is updated version of existing “Lens Hood for UWL-100 28AD” as well.


・Lens Hood II for UWL-H100
--Release date : October 15th, 2014
--JAN code : 456212143 759 3

・Lens Hood II for UWL-100 28AD
--Release date : October 15th, 2014
--JAN code : 456212143 758 6

Lens Hood II for UWL-H100 installed on UWL-H100 28M67
 


Lens Hood II for UWL-H100 installed on UWL-H100 28LD
 


Lens Hood II for UWL-100 28AD installed on UWL-100 28AD
 


■ Product features ■

The INON Lens Hood II is to suppress ghost/flare which could happen especially in backlit condition when shooting wide image. Since the lens hood protects the lens surface from accidental damage, it is recommended to attach this hood all time when using compatible wide lens stand alone.


■ Compatible products ■

Lens Hood II for UWL-H100 (*1)(*2)
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type1
・UWL-H100 28M67 Type2
・UWL-H100 28LD

Lens Hood II for UWL-100 28AD (*1)(*3)
・UWL-100 28AD

(*1)
Upon release of the Lens Hood II, existing lens hood products listed below will be discontinued and only available from limited stock.
・Lens Hood for UWL-H100 28LD
--JAN code : 456212143 613 8
・Lens Hood for UWL-100 28AD
--JAN code : 456212143 230 7

(*2)
Not usable when Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 is attached.
(*3)
Not usable when Dome Lens Unit for UWL-100 or Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 is attached.


■ Relative information ■

・28M67 Mount series UWL-H100 28M67 Wide Conversion Lens Type1/Type2
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uwlh10028m67/top.html
・28LD Mount series UWL-H100 28LD Wide Conversion Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uwlh10028ld/top.html
・28AD Mount series UWL-100 28AD Wide Conversion Lens
http://www.inon.jp/products/lens/uwl10028ad/top.html


October 10th, 2014
INON INC.


*Press release information is as of October 10th, 2014 and subject to change without prior notice.

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