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Canon RF Drop In Filter Adapter: Awesome But Not Perfect

December 8, 2019


11 Comments

  • Reply The Enthusiasm Project November 17, 2019 at 11:32 pm

    Time Markers:
    0:00 – RF Adapter Basics
    0:37 – The Pros
    3:00 – The Cons
    5:50 – Is It Worth the Price?

  • Reply Everyday Family December 5, 2019 at 1:42 pm

    For a first attempt at this concept, I think Canon left a lot of room for the next version. For the price, you would think it would have come out of the gate with "L" quality build. Disappointing in price, but excited about the potential, especially once it gets to the lower end camera lineup that I use. Great video, thanks!! By the way, just did a video about the new Sigma 16mm F1.4 for EF-M cameras, check out the results if that is a camera line you use!!

  • Reply Tech December 5, 2019 at 1:44 pm

    I wish there was more resistance on the little dial when adjusting the ND stops

  • Reply J Johnson December 5, 2019 at 2:58 pm

    Didn’t think about it until now…the adapter only works with old lenses so for new RF glass you have to still buy standard ND filters. You can only use the drop in for the EF glass. That’s too bad. I’m picking up an EOSR and just new I would be able to use the drop in filters. Guess I didn’t think that one out lol.

  • Reply MOVINPICS December 5, 2019 at 3:43 pm

    Thanks for this review, Tom. I enjoy your insights. Have you looked into the new Metabones RF Speedbooster? It give an extra stop of light and almost eliminates the 4k crop. It looks like a godsend for EOS R users.There are only two YouTube videos talking about it.I would like to hear from someone who is using it. I reached out to Peter and Matti as well.

  • Reply Heather Ramirez December 5, 2019 at 5:02 pm

    i can't wait to marry you ?

  • Reply Mark Shirley December 5, 2019 at 8:30 pm

    Can you not get a clear filter printed – surely someone can do that.

  • Reply Creative 7 Inc December 6, 2019 at 1:11 am

    Another great video! Really like your concise, informative structure!

  • Reply darealphantom December 6, 2019 at 1:33 am

    Another great video! Glad I didn’t buy this I will definitely purchase Peter McKinnon’s ND filter instead

  • Reply Henry Chavez December 6, 2019 at 2:24 pm

    Great video my friend, well said and done

  • Reply Peter Lindgren December 7, 2019 at 9:53 pm

    I really like the concept of this, hope that Sony drops something similar!

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