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Fringer Smart Adapter Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art PDAF Demo

Fringer Smart Adapters have been around for a while and are usually first to market with a lot of great features, but there is a lot of competition today. While the Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art’s performance looks very good in the above video, Techart and Steelsring aren’t far behind Fringer. I have only personally used Techart AF adapters […]

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Fringer Firmware 2.1 Adds Contax 55/3.5 and 210/4 Support

Fringer expanded the compatibility of their AF adapter to support Contax 55/3.5 and 210/4, with Contax 45-90 and 350/4 to be added in the future. You can download the update here if you already have an adapter or you can buy an adapter here. The reason for the addition of more lenses according to Fringer […]

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Fringer Contax 645 GFX Adapter Update

The Finger Contax 645 adapter is an interesting adapter. It requires the use of a Fujinon GF 63mm F2.8 R WR to activate the adapter, which only has to be done once. I hope this requirement can be worked around in the future, but also of interest AF is only ensured with the 35, 45, […]

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Fujifilm GFX 50S: Adapted Glass, Impressions and Stories

Fringer released another AF video of a Contax 645 80/2 AF on the Fujifilm GFX50S that’s similar to their previous one. Hopefully, the wait won’t be much longer before we can order this adapter. I am looking forward having more great AF glass available for my GFX. The Last Word – Fujifilm GFX 50S — summary Camerajabber – 7 HIDDEN FEATURES […]

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Fujifilm GFX 50S: A Great Camera For Smart Adapters According to Fringer

Fringer examined the pin out of the Fujifilm GFX 50S and it appears the camera was designed for to work with autofocus adapters. It’s highly likely Fringers will be able to complete a Contax AF adapter prototype within a few months for the Fujifilm GFX called the C645-GFX. You can read more about the possibility of AF […]

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Fringer Contax AF Adapter for Fujifilm X-Mount

Fringer Zhao is sharing a new Contax AF adapter for Fujifilm X-Mount on Facebook that looks incredibly promising. The adapter is still in development by Fringer and could support Canon EF glass in the future, but for now the focus is Contax glass, which is generally held in high regard. The Fringer Contax AF adapter for Sony E-mount […]

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