The brand new LEE100 for the Nikon mirrorless 14-24mm lens is bigger than the usual holders for the 100mm filters and is constituted of aluminum alloy and options what it describes as a bespoke compression system that enables for secure and safe placement on the lens barrel. The mount will lock securely on the lens with out risking any injury to the barrel or hood mount. The corporate claims it has an optimized vignette efficiency by leveraging a set of visible “good alignment” markings that can assist customers accurately place the LEE100 Mount on the lens in addition to an built-in gasket and anti-reflective coating to guard in opposition to any gentle leaks.
Whereas this can be a new filter holder design, it’s going to use the identical interchangeable and modular information blocks as the usual LEE100 system, permitting photographers to proceed utilizing any current LEE 100x100mm or 100x150mm graduated filters they’ve of their kits. The corporate claims the system has built-in dealing with tabs on the filter frames that enable for straightforward positioning with out having to straight contact the filter floor, serving to remove fingerprints and smudges, whereas growing the filter’s usable seen space. The mount additionally accommodates a bodily cease constructed into the filter body to optimize the filter’s place relative to the lens. It will guarantee the sting of the filter by no means unintentionally drops into the shot.
The corporate claims that the brand new LEE100 system for the Nikon 14-24mm S lens is as sturdy and light-weight as the remainder of the LEE100 line-up, could be hooked up or eliminated with only one hand utilizing the spring launch, and maintains the twin-slot filter guides that can give customers a full 360-degree filter holder rotation. To benefit from this new mount, Lee has additionally launched a brand new line of foamless 100mm “Huge” and “Little” stoppers. These new variations omit the froth gentle seal that the usual stoppers have, as it might trigger vignetting when used on the Nikon Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S Lens. It’s price noting although, that this method is not going to be appropriate with the LEE100 clip-on round polarizer.
The brand new LEE100 filter holder equipment for Nikon’s NIKKOR Z 14-24mm f2.8 S is obtainable now for about $208 USD (£149.99), and the brand new foamless stopper filters are about $168 USD (£121.20) every.