Anybody come up with a decent way to copy slides?

Discussion in 'Digital SLR' started by Sheldon, Mar 30, 2005.

  1. Sheldon

    Sheldon Guest

    I have a D70, and because of the 1.5x factor I can't use my old 55 micro
    with the slide copy attachment as it crops the slide. Anybody come up with
    a gizmo to copy slides: And yes, I know a "real" slide scanner will do a
    better job.

    Sheldon
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    Sheldon, Mar 30, 2005
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    Guy Jordan Guest

    I found a zoom slide duplicator at the BHphoto web site. No endorsement,
    just found it.
    -Guy
     
    Guy Jordan, Mar 30, 2005
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  3. Sheldon

    Bob Guest

    I used to use a video camera to record slides to put in home movies, and I used
    a close up adapter to get in close enough... I made my own slide carrier after
    seeing a commercial one... and installed an air-spaced achromat in it as a close
    up filter... I got the lens out of an old 3M copier!

    Maybe you could fit a close up filter to one of your lenses...
     
    Bob, Mar 30, 2005
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    paul Guest


    The adapter I saw came with a diopter and an extender for long-ish
    telephoto lenses:

    http://www.panwebi.com/default.asp?pc=Slide-copier-tube-eos
     
    paul, Mar 30, 2005
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