The Cavision 4 x 5.65" Matte Box Kit is compatible with the X1, CX350, UX90, and UX180 Panasonic cameras. The kit includes a 4 x 5.65" hard shade matte box, an expandable French flag, and adjustable side flaps to prevent flares. The matte box is designed to accommodate your camera's low, overhanging microphone. An included rubber adapter ring and a 67 to 82mm threaded step-up ring enable you to add a wider range of filters and lens accessories. Also in the package are a bracket and T-part that hold two separately available 15mm rods for easy rig expansion.
The Cavision Matte Box for Sony EX1 is specifically designed to avoid the low microphone on the Sony PMW-EX1 camcorder. However, the ARP1210 and AR100-77 adapter rings (sold separately) are required for use with the EX1. The matte box features a 16:9 hood, two filter stages and a rear clamp with a 120mm inside diameter. The front filter stage fits 4x5.65" filters filter, and the rear filter stage can be rotated 270°, to adjustment polarizers and graduated filters.
- Designed to avoid the low microphone on EX1
- Extra wide hard shade for 16:9 HD
- Two filter stages, one fixed and one rotating
- Two filter holders (4x4" & 4x5.65")
- Rear clamp has 120mm inside diameter
- Compatible with optional adapter rings
- Compatible with 15mm rod support systems
- ABS and aluminum construction
The Cavision ARP1285 is an adapter ring for lens accessories; it adapts from a 120mm lens diameter stepping down to 85mm lens accessory.
This Cavision 67-82mm Step-Up Ring enables the use of 82mm threaded filters on lenses with 67mm filter threads. The 12mm depth enables this ring to fill the gap between the lens and the back of select rod-mounted matte boxes, helping to keep reflections from hitting your lens. The step-up ring has an 85mm outside diameter for use with clip-on matte boxes. It features a lightweight, aluminum alloy construction with a black anodized finish.
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.
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.
The Cavision R156025 is a bracket for use with 15mm diameter rods, and features 60mm spacing.
The Cavision RST2550 is the part at the end of the support rod that resemples a T and is used for attaching a matte box. The RST2550 will hold a matte box 25mm wide by 50mm high.