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Canon New F-1 - The New 32 Focusing Screens

 
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Suitable for general photography with all lenses. Fast and accurate focusing is achieved using the central microprism rangefinder set in a matte/fresnel field.

A plain screen with matte/fresnel field and clear matte. Suitable for those who are accustomed to focusing with the matte area. Particularly effective for macro and telephoto photography. All three metering patterns available.

The standard screen for the New F-1. Fast, accurate focusing is achieved with the split-image, microprism, or matte field depending on the subject or your own preference.

A highly versatile screen with a splitimage center spot. Suitable for all lenses. The double echelette microprism eliminates darkening even when a slow lens is used.
A special screen designed to aid horizontal and vertical picture alignment in architectural photography or copy work. Etched crosslines forming 7mm squares serve as guidelines for aligning the subject and for double exposures. Usable with all lenses, particularly the TS35mm (Tilt and Shift) Lens.
An excellent choice if your photography is mainly with shorter lenses. A sharper prism angle facilitates focusing with high speed (f/1.2 to f/2.8) lenses.

Similar to F, but for slower maximum apertures of about f/3.5 to f/5.6. Especially suited to long zooms and super-telephotos as it does not incur prism darkening.
Together with the Bright Laser Matte K, the brightest screens of the system. The screen is especially effective with 50mm to 200mm lenses and dark subjects or when using small working apertures. Available in all three metering patterns.
A unique screen which divides the subject not only vertically, but also in the horizontal plane. The subject is in focus when the four quarters merge to become one unbroken image. For all lenses.
This screen was specially designed for high-magnification applications such as photomicrography and photomacrography when using bellows and extension tubes. Fine matte center in an overall matte field. Gradations on vertical/horizontal lines and around the edges help to determine the size of the subject. Usable with all lenses.
An extremely bright screen which offers the same unobstructed, sharp image as the Bright Laser Matte J. Recommended for 300mm telephoto lenses, or longer. Also suitable for photomacrography and close-up work. Darkening is absent even when the lens is stopped down.
The screen for those in the publishing and advertising fields. Engrayed 2mm crosses in the corners facilitate cropping and reproduction of A and B size materials.
Well suited for applications requiring high magnifications such as photomicrography and astrophotography. The screen features a 5mm-diameter center spot with cross-hair reticle in a fine matte field. To focus, move your eye from left to right. Pinpoint focus is attained when the hairs remain in the same position on the subject.


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