With the Manfrotto Xume Adapters you can quickly and easily change filters, thanks to its magnetic design. Using the Xume filter holder you can attach your filter and the holder will magnetically attach to the Xume lens adapter. Available in sizes 49mm, 52mm, 58mm, 62mm, 67mm, 72mm, 77mm and 82mm prices start from £9.95 for the filter holders and £24.95 for the lens adapter. For more information read the official Manfrotto press release below:
MANFROTTO PRESENTS XUME ADAPTERS
Innovative magnetic adapters for instant filter changes
Manfrotto, world leader in the photography, imaging equipment and accessories industry, has announced the acquisition of Xume Adapters. A US –based company, Xume offers a range of quick release adapters that allow photographers to connect filters to their lenses quickly and with great precision.
The new Manfrotto XUME Adapters set image makers free, enabling professional and amateur photographers and videographers to say goodbye to the hassle and frustration of changing filters, ensuring no photographic moment is lost. With the XUME Adapters, photographers will never miss a shot by connecting the filter needed to the lens in instant with the utmost precision.
A revolutionary, magnetic solution that securely locks filters onto lenses, Manfrotto XUME accessories are safe for the lens’ focus mechanism, media cards, drives or other electronics. Simply mount the lens adapter to the camera lens, and the filter holder to the filter and bring the two together. The strong magnetic attachment will keep the filter firmly in place – and ready to instantly swap out when a different filter is needed.
A unique accessory, Manfrotto XUME Adapters:
· Are installed in an instant
· Are secure, with no moving parts and completely safe to use
· Have very low profile rings and are totally unobtrusive
Manfrotto XUME Lens adapters are available in 8 Sizes: 49mm, 52mm, 58mm, 62mm; 67mm, 72mm, 77mm, 82mm.
The Manfrotto XUME CAP is available only in 77mm size.
The new Xume Adapter range will be distributed directly by Manfrotto Distribution, Manfrotto online shops and authorized distributors, providing global distribution coverage via a network of highly qualified resellers and professional on line stores.
This acquisition further strengthens the Manfrotto portfolio, now offering an unrivalled and fully integrated range of Photo and Video supports, bags, LEDS and Lighting Controls.
For more information, please visit the Manfrotto website.