Are you ready to make your smartphone videos look like they were shot by the pros? Beastgrip introduces the game-changing DOF Adapter MK3, a revolutionary SLR/DSLR lens adapter for smartphones. Beastgrip, based in Chicago and founded by Vadym Chalenko, is on a mission to turn every smartphone into a mini movie studio.
Ever seen those movies where the background is blurry, and the main thing is crystal clear? The DOF Adapter MK3 does exactly that for your phone videos. It adds a touch of cinematic magic that makes your videos stand out.
With dimensions measuring 68mm in diameter and 112mm in height, and a sturdy weight of 431g, the DOF Adapter MK3 boasts a Canon EF bayonet mount, M37 x 0.75 thread mount, and an enclosure crafted from machined aluminum. Its optical design features 7 glass elements and a focusing screen, all meticulously curated to deliver optimal results.
Operating similarly to a DSLR camera’s viewfinder, the MK3 comes equipped with a simplified locking mechanism that ensures heightened reliability and facilitates the seamless alignment of the ground glass.
The MK3 lets you manually control the focus and adjust the aperture. Offering support for Canon EF lenses. It also provides support for Nikon F-mount, PL-mount, Pentax K-mount, M42, and Olympus OM-mount via an additional adapter ring, opening up a variety of creative options.
As of their campaign, they have recommended using fast SLR/DSLR lenses with aperture values ranging from f/1.2 to f/2.8 for optimal results. For seamless filming with the DOF adapter, Beastgrip provides the Beastcam app to accommodate the image flip that occurs during filming.
Currently raising funds on Kickstarter, an early bird pledge of $229 secures your DOF Adapter MK3, with a planned retail price of $299.99.