Metabones Works Some More Magic With Its New Speedboosters for Blackmagic

Roger Cicala, founder of LensRentals, looks at the Metabones Speedbooster options for Blackmagic Pocket Camera and Cinema Camera MFT mount. Metabones, maker of the impressive Speedbooster adapters is back at it again. When the Speedbooster first came out, I wrote about it being like magic, increasing the aperture and field-of-view of Nikon and Canon full-frame lenses mounted to Read MoreRead More

MetaBones SpeedBooster Review – an Optical Reducer For Getting More Out of Your Smaller Sensor

EOS HD gives a hands on review of the MetaBones Speedbooster which effectively turns smaller sensors into full frame cameras by reducing the image as it enters the camera. The Metabones Speed Booster adapter brings the full frame look to Sony mirrorless APS-C and Super 35mm E-mount. (Indeed it will bring the Super 35mm look Read MoreRead More

Metabones Speed Booster – An Adapter That Makes Your Lens Faster, Wider and Sharper

James Miller reports on the Metabones Speed Booster – an optical reducer that reduces the projected image of a lens to counter the cropping of smaller sensors. The results are improved lighting performance, sharpness. How is this possible? I have no idea, but I think it might go something like this… In essence, it’s an Read MoreRead More