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Old Nov 22, 2003, 11:47 PM   #1
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Default Panasonic FZ10 with Olympus B-300

Has anyone tried using the Olympus B-300 Teleconverter lens with the FZ10? The B-300 has a 55mm thread, but I don't exactly know what size of thread the FZ10 has.
The FZ10 seems like a great camera and am cosidering upgrading from UZI 2100.
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Old Nov 23, 2003, 12:27 AM   #2
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Default FZ10 lens..

I believe it has a 72 mm lens. I'm sure someone will correct me if I'm wrong. Not sure if the discrepancy would create a lot of vignetting. I'm thinking of replacing my C2100, too. So far I am truly impressed with this camera! Most of the photos have been great!

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Old Nov 23, 2003, 12:28 AM   #3
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Ernst Leitz would be rolling in his grave at that suggestion.
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Old Nov 23, 2003, 9:51 AM   #4
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Requires 72-55mm step down ring - $10 at bhphoto. Sample shots of FZ10 with tcon17 at http://babelfish.altavista.com/babel...21%2Findex.htm
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Old Nov 23, 2003, 6:40 PM   #5
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Default New tube for FZ10

Go here and scroll to the bottom for photos of a tube for attaching generic lens that should be available before too long... The B300 or the TCON17 will screw directly into it without any step rings...

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