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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Great Macro Adapter

    posted by ampcode on 09/05/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    1. It works, simple. 2. Cheap one. 3. Decent quality.
    Cons:
    1. Thread between modules could be better (sometimes it is hard to move) 2. Lock for the lens is very fragile - be careful with...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Macro Wonders

    posted by gersunchan on 05/04/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    The body is built out of metal, no worries of it being broken in any way, or not able to hold weight. No problems handling my tamron 17-55 2.8 with no difficulties. Works as it should, produces stunning images (since no deterioration in image quality). depe...
    Cons:
    filmsy metal pin that lock the lens in place. no worries though, it is not going to drop off that fast. hard to unscrew the thi...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Works real good!

    posted by andrei316 on 04/17/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

    Pros:
    It works really well, made of metal, works on my Nikon 50mm 1.8 Ais, No lenses in it so my pictures are still very sharp and also really light.
    Cons:
    nothing at all! it works wonderful!
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Perfect item for that money :)

    posted by imercury on 03/23/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Novice  (still getting used to it) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    Really great product for that money. Nice construction quality. Item came in good shape, as described. Just mount to the camera and shot. Image quallity is still the same as without the tube.
    Cons:
    Didn't come with an English manual, but it is really simple to use. :) But this product cost under 8$ with shipping, what you w...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 2
    • Usefulness: 2
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    horlloger

    posted by horloger on 03/07/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    nifty gadget. works with Nikon lenses, and with arsatom.Council - the thread handle with silicone and swap parts. that is 3-1-2. not 1-2-3, put rings rubber-prokladki.otlichny gadget. works with Nikon lenses, and with arsatom.
    Cons:
    no
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 2
    • Usefulness: 2
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    Good fun but very hard to use!

    posted by StarkingBarFish on 02/11/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    -Well constructed: no light leaks, screw threads lock quite tightly -Fits any F mount camera and lenses -A really cheap way to do macro photography
    Cons:
    -No electronic passthrough means no autofocus. - even worse, you don;t get aperture control on 'G' lenses, which makes it extre...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Cheap and very useful

    posted by licker_es on 07/26/2012 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    Very cheap option for taking macro pictures. Pictures look really nice and the adapter works perfectly with my Nikon D3000. Build quality quite ok.
    Cons:
    It is sometimes a bit difficult to remove the rings one from each other, but no big deal, anyway.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    It is a "must-have" for Macro beginners.

    posted by c82488 on 07/23/2012 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    Metallic construction, performs correctly and gives you the opportunity to start in the Macro photography world using your fixed focal lens.
    Cons:
    No cons, if you know what are the limitations of the extension tubes.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Unbeatable at this price

    posted by Scuttle on 11/23/2011 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    - Extremely cheap - Relatively easy way to use a normal lens to take macro-pictures
    Cons:
    - Packaging looks nothing like in the picute. No big deal, but it came in a generic, white box. - No manual or anything. You ne...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Good value-for-money, works as it should

    posted by Twilight1959 on 08/04/2011 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    I used this on my Nikon DSLRs with sucess. Mechanically, both ends fit snugly to the respective F-mounts - as expected. Electrically, the lens is disconnected from the camera body - also as expected (at this price range, at least :) As a result, autofocus...
    Cons:
    The threads are machined to rather poor finish - the rings sometimes need some extra force to unscrew apart. Also, the female F...
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