The Cavision 4 x 5.65 Matte Box Package is designed for use with the Sony NEX-FS100/700 Camera. It can be used for many other DSLR or hybrid (e.g. AF100) cameras with the addition of appropriate adapter rings.
The package consists of a MB4169H-2M 4 x 5.65 hard shade matte box, ARR1385 85mm rubber back cover, AR82-67D10 67mm step-up ring, MBF-5PA Expandable Top French Flap, MBF-4SA Expandable Side Flaps, and RS15IIMQRB 15mm rods support with quick release.
Note: Additional adapter rings may be required for lenses other than the supplied Sony lens (18 to 200mm)
MB4169H2-M 4x4 Wide Hard Shade Matte Box
The Cavision MB4169H2-M 4x4 extra wide Hard Shade Matte Box is specifically designed for HD 16:9 format. Matte Boxes enable the user to add more control to the image; perfect for those videographers shooting film style and event shooters wanting to upgrade their image quality.
Features include a true 16:9 housing that Fits a large variety of cameras and lenses including both Broadcast and Mini-DV. Filterstage for 2 filterholders (one 4x4 rotating and one 4x4 or 4x5.650 fixed.
Note: Does NOT include top french flap, side flaps, rods connection bracket, rods support system or step-down rings; requires Cavision 15mm rods support system and ARR1385 rubber back cover. For a complete listing of all components required for your camera setup please contact Cavision.
Extra wide hard shade specifically designed for HD 16:9 format cameras.
Advantage of Matte Boxes
Matte Boxes allow you to control light better than a regular lens shade and offer the user the ability to use high quality 4x4 glass filters.
This unit comes with two filter holders for excellent control and filter stacking. One is fixed; the other, rotating for use with circular polarizers and gradient filters.
With the addition of optional adapter rings this unit will adapt to a wide variety of cameras and lenses including both Broadcast and Mini-DV video cameras.
Optional French Flap
With the French Flag (MBF5P), you can position it to cover the hard sunshade or at various angles depending on the user's application.
ARR1385 Rubber Adapter Ring
The Cavision ARR1385 is an rubber adapter ring for MB4169H or MB413B series Matte Boxes; it adapts from a 130mm lens diameter stepping down to 85mm lens accessory.
67 to 82mm Step-Up Ring
This Cavision 67-82mm Step-Up Ring permits the use of 82mm threaded filters on lenses with 67mm filter threads. Additionally, the 10mm depth of this ring provides more surface area than a standard step-up ring. This provides a more secure grip to the clamp of your Cavision Clamp-On Matte Box. The step-up ring features a lightweight, aluminum-alloy construction that has a black anodized finish.
This adapter ring features 10mm depth, which provides a generous clamping surface for a clip-on matte box to grab onto.
MBF-5PA Expandable French Flag
The Cavision MBF-5PA is an expandable top french flag accessory for matte boxes and sunshades. French flags allow more control over production lighting; enables filters and lenses to operate with favorable results. The expanding and contracting system on this model features a better fit and collapsing capabilities for efficiency and portability.
MBF4SA Adjustable Side Flaps for 4x4 and 4.45 Matte Box
The Cavision MBF4SA is a pair of side flaps for both the 4x4 and 4x4.45 matte boxes. The side flaps increase the ability of the matte box to block unwanted light, preventing a multitude of optical anomalies, such as lens flares.
Rods Support for Mini-DV or DSLR Camera with Quick Release Button
The Cavision Rods Support is suitable for use with small cameras with short lenses such as mini-DV, 5DMII, or other DSLR cameras. It features a height adjustable front bracket for connecting a matte box.
2 carbon fiber rods
Height adjustable front Bracket for connecting a matte box
Balance bracket (with tripod connection thread at the bottom) and heavy duty riser
Quick release plate with quick release button and a locating pin for enhanced stability
Ideal ideal for small cameras with short lenses (such as mini-DV, 5DMII, or other DSLR cameras)