Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums >

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Jul 19, 2005, 9:23 AM   #1
Senior Member
fmoore's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 2,116

This is totally unsolicited. I only saw it on the dpreview Pany talk. I don't know lovelife from playlong. He has been a very active and informed member of the forum, not to mention his considerable photographic skills. His oft mentioned fz10/15/20 adapter is finally available here. Manyproducts including adapters are referred to here with links to particular suppliers. This post is no different in that regard.
fmoore is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Jul 19, 2005, 11:05 AM   #2
Senior Member
genece's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,111


I had a prototype I was using for a while and I think its a great Adapter and Idea.

I will have a fullversion shortly and I am sure people will like it.

If anyone is considering an adapter you may want to consider his.

genece is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 19, 2005, 11:58 AM   #3
Senior Member
pappy's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 827

Looks very sleek and a lot of flexibility , a sure winner in my opinion i may have to get it
pappy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 19, 2005, 1:21 PM   #4
Senior Member
HarjTT's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 4,555

Fred & Genece

Thanks for posting the links - its the first time I'm seen Lovelife's adapter and it looks a lot better than I thought it would.


HarjTT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 19, 2005, 5:39 PM   #5
Senior Member
boyzo's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 1,544

Very well thought out and implemented, the advantage is the addon lens is brought very close the the front element of the Leica lens, also each addon lens can have its own Cring.

Not usefull to me as I still use the beginners FZ1
boyzo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 19, 2005, 10:07 PM   #6
Senior Member
pschooley1's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 207

It does look like a nice adapter. If I was in the market for one I would seriously consider this.
pschooley1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 20, 2005, 2:50 AM   #7
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 12

if he wanted to make some serious money he could something design half decent that worked for the FZ5...

I know that I, and alot of other FZ5 owners probably wouldn't hesitate in buying one, because at the moment there seems to be absolutely nothing out there for it, which is a shame because they are such great cameras.
DEEV8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 21, 2005, 7:28 AM   #8
jchad's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 39

I've just ordered mine, and I think it will truely reduce complications with fitting my aftermarket lenses.

And I've got to say thanks to Lovelife for expanding his delivery parameters to include Australia, at my request. Thank you .

jchad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 22, 2005, 9:30 PM   #9
Senior Member
LoveLife's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 1,288

Thank you for you favorable words. If someone asks about it tell them it comes with a 14 Day return trial period.

It will take a long time to recover my investment in the CRing FZ10+ product. I was late because of start-up production problems. What a stroke of marketing genius announcing the greatest solution for the FZ20, at the birth of FZ30.I could not have planned it...I am moving onto a CRingFZ30+ Adapter, which will use the same CRings. Anybody know where I can get an early FZ30. I will pay a $100.00 premium over list.

LoveLife is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jul 26, 2005, 3:55 AM   #10
jchad's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 39


Just a few days since I ordered the adaptor from the other side of the planet, and now it, and my wcon-08 are on the FZ20. Fabulous service. :-)

Now, if only I could lose these crutches (broken knee :X) and get out & about with it.

jchad is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 2:48 AM.