The Benro Aureole, initially introduced in January, is formally launching on Kickstarter. The corporate says it’s the first removable, multi-function system that permits photographers to each adapt lenses and likewise use filters.
Benro says that the normal technique for mounting filters is flawed, because the filters are troublesome to take away or exchange. Moreover, sq. filters depend on a lens holder that will increase the burden of your entire gadget and provides to the complexity. To unravel these issues, Benro created the Aureole.
The drop-in filter system incorporates a twin filter mounting system that permits photographers to alter filters with out eradicating the lens or the adapter, which it claims reduces the tedious activity of eradicating or changing filters and lets photographers concentrate on capturing an ideal picture.
The Aureole additionally permits for each sq. and spherical filters for use, a distinction to different filter holders in the marketplace that solely help one or the opposite. Due to its design, the Aureole can match sq. graduated impartial density filters and permits the flexibleness for each horizontal and vertical seize.
Benro claims that conventional drop-in filter adapters pressure consumers to individually buy an adapter and filter, however the Aureole will ship with a filter adapter, filter holder, and filter.
The design of the Aureole means it will probably additionally work with lenses which can be historically tough to make use of filters with, resembling ultra-wide angle lenses with a dome entrance aspect.
Benro is providing two filter holder varieties — panorama and video — which can be utilized interchangeably. The video filter holder options help for 2 round filters with one dial. The panorama filter holder helps one round and one sq. filter, with two dials.
The Benro Aureole is obtainable in a number of mount configurations:
The Benro Aureole is obtainable to again on Kickstarter beginning at $185, which incorporates the mount adapter, video filter holder, two polarizing filters, a round clear filter, and a filter bag. The addition of a panorama filter holder, graduated filter, and two impartial density filters together with swapping to at least one polarizing filter and two clear round filters will price $296.
Benro expects to ship to backers by June of 2022.
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