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Fotodiox has launched an iPad version of its CamHoodie lens hood adapter, which is claimed to “greatly reduce"s the lens flare or “purple haze” effect.The CamHoodie lens hood is made of a high-grade rubber-like material that is highly durable and works to reduce lens flare on photos by blocking stray light rays from entering the lens elements from the edges of the frame. The rubber piece cocoons the lens and helps reduce reflections inside the lens from bright lights. The CamHoodie for iPad mini is now available for pre-order through the Fotodiox website for $29.95.
Fotodiox Press Release
Fotodiox Announces CamHoodie for iPad mini to Reduce Purple Haze and Lens Flare
Lens hood adapter works with almost any case to reduce lens flare on new iOS devices
Waukegan, Ill. – Nov. 14, 2012 – Fotodiox, a leading manufacturer and distributor of professional photography and videography accessories and creator of the CamHoodie for the iPhone® 5, 4 and 4S today announces the CamHoodie for the Apple iPad® mini, an adaptor which greatly reduces the lens flare or “purple haze” effect experienced by device users when taking pictures and video.
The CamHoodie for iPad mini is a lens hood adapter that slides into any hard backed case. The CamHoodie lens hood is made of a high grade rubber-like material that is highly durable and works to reduce lens flare on photos by blocking stray light rays from entering the lens elements from the edges of the frame. The rubber piece cocoons the lens and helps reduce reflections inside the lens from bright lights.
“We know from professional experience that lens flare is a common problem for photographers – even the most expensive cameras are susceptible to lens flare in certain lighting conditions,” said Drew Strickland, vice president of Fotodiox. “We developed the CamHoodie as a way to greatly reduce what’s been called the ‘purple haze’ effect and help users more easily capture the images they want with the new iPad mini in addition to the iPhone 5, 4 and 4S.”
The CamHoodie for iPad mini joins the line of CamHoodie products available for iOS devices:
· CamHoodie Universal Lens Hood – Lens hood adapter for use in any case
· CamHoodie Lens Hood Case – Full case including the lens hood adapter available in black or white
· GloCase featuring CamHoodie Lens Hood – Full case that glows while softening the LED flash and reducing lens flare available in blue, white and red.
The CamHoodie for iPad mini is now available for pre-order through the Fotodiox website for $29.95. Visit the Fotodiox website for more information.
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Fotodiox is a leading manufacturer and distributor of professional photography and videography accessories at wholesale prices. Serving the photo and video market since 2004, Fotodiox carries a full line of professional photography accessories and lighting equipment, including: flash strobes and wedding photography kits, daylight fluorescent lighting, tungsten lighting and video lighting kits. Fotodiox’s first product in its new flagship “Wonder” line, WonderPana, is a unique lens hood filter system designed to achieve balanced lighting. Fotodiox continues to be the leading manufacturer of lens mount adapters, large format adapters for 35mm and medium format digital backs.