View Full Version : NN5 - Eos 5Dmk2 - Canon 15mm

03-26-2011, 03:06 PM

i've just received my Canon 15mm lens and was wondering what was the best settings for this lens (A=53 // B=79,5).
Also, how many pictures do you take? I've tried -15°x6 +Z but this doesn't cover the nadir (i would say the nadir is visible at -25°).
So, what's your best settings with this gear?


03-26-2011, 03:25 PM
A=55 is the correct using a recent NN5 with the camera plate. B= 80 is fine. I use 81 usually . Its not an exact value . 79-81 all works fine.

I never use more than -10. That gives you all you can see down to the edge of the rotator. I do not like to have the rotator in the image. It may give you extra work masking it if you want to stitch your nadir image together with the others.


03-26-2011, 03:35 PM
quick question: Are those two marks need to be aligned?

http://img204.imageshack.us/img204/1865/nn5f.th.jpg (http://img204.imageshack.us/i/nn5f.jpg/)

03-26-2011, 03:41 PM
thanks Hans, I'll try these settings. So, how many pictures do you take?
-10°x6 +N+Z
Another question: I've two marks
the first one on my camera
the second one on the NN5
Are those two marks suppose to be align?

http://img204.imageshack.us/img204/1865/nn5f.th.jpg (http://img204.imageshack.us/i/nn5f.jpg/)

03-27-2011, 12:10 AM
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