Best close-up lens: 6 top models tested and rated
Best Close-up Lens: 05 SRB-Griturn 10x Close Up Lens
Price: £30 Buy it: www.srb-griturn.com
A chunkier option than the +10 dioptres lens supplied in SRB-Griturn’s Close Up Lens Set, this optic has a longer barrel that incorporates two separate elements.
It’s only available for a 58mm filter thread, which suits Canon’s 18-55mm kit lens, for instance, but step-up and step-down rings are available for use with other thread sizes.
Image quality is great in all respects; it performs marginally better than the +10 dioptres lens in SRB-Griturn’s Close Up Lens Set, although you lose out in terms of versatility.
Pros: Excellent image quality and mighty magnification; good value
Cons: Lacks the versatility of multi-lens kits
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on Thursday, June 6th, 2013 at 12:01 am under Accessories, Reviews.
Tags: camera accessories, lenses, macro photography