With dedication to improving workflow and studio use, Feature Update #3 introduces the new XF V-Grip. Providing advanced ergonomics and additional control options, the XF V-Grip ensures simplicity as well as dynamic improvements to handheld workflow applications. With an emphasis on design, the XF V-Grip incorporates an Arca-Swiss compatible mounting point and L-Bracket solution. Whether using the XF V-Grip hand-held or on a tripod, the ease of use and added controls make this accessory a valuable asset to any professional photographer.
150mm LS f/2.8 IF
Fast lenses have always been highly sought after in photography. One of the key indicators of lens quality has always been lens speed with its wide aperture and large elements. The Blue Ring 150mm f/2.8 IF is now our fastest telephoto lens and provides razor-thin depth of field at f/2.8, as well as beautiful out-of-focus bokeh. The new Blue Ring 150mm lens features a Leaf Shutter capable of flash sync at 1/1000th of a second, perfect for studio and location portraiture alike. With its impressive large glass elements and robust metal barrel design, the new Blue Ring 150mm f/2.8 IF radiates quality, not only for studio work but also for every possible application.
45mm LS f/3.5
Quality wide-angle lenses are no easy feat. Following closely behind our previous wide-angle masterpiece, the new Blue Ring 45mm f/3.5 completes the range of wide-angle possibilities for the XF Camera System. Providing a focal length that is perfect for almost any application, the Blue Ring 45mm f/3.5 offers edge-to-edge sharpness and nearly distortion free results. With a design emphasis on quality resolution at any cost the new Blue Ring 45mm f/3.5 is as robust as it is elegant. With striking optical features and hardy construction, the Blue Ring 45mm is ready for the challenges of the world’s most demanding photographers.
External shutter control is a must, be it in the field or in the studio. Phase One now has it’s own customizable and dynamic external shutter release control. The Phase One Break Out Box, or B.O.B, is a dynamic tool that is designed to meet your specific needs. With backwards compatibility for legacy Phase One/Mamiya accessories, the option for power and the ability to customize the cable length, B.O.B is much more than your average shutter release. Customize the button’s function, and use it to activate the new two-step mirror control.
Capture One Pro 10
Capture One Pro continues to grow and service the professional photographer. With Feature Update #3 focusing primarily on Studio applications, we bring you Capture One Pro 10 with advanced support for EIZO monitor calibration. In order to deliver the color standards of quality Phase One demands, EIZO calibration is achieved directly from within the software. The features of Capture One Pro include camera support; lens profiles and the best image quality, continuing to meet the demands of professional photographers everywhere.
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