Photographers who prefer to use their iPhone rather than a traditional compact or DSLR camera, might be interested in this new Phocus camera lens adapter case designed for Apple’s iPhone 4 & 4S smartphones.
The Phocus adapter case allows users to attach existing DSLR camera lenses to their iPhone and currently support lenses manufactured by Nikon and Canon, together with shoe mount for lights, microphones, and other gadgets.
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The camera enhancing accessory is available to purchase in kits with two or three lenses. The cheaper kit consists of a wide angle lens and a removable macro lens,
while the three-lens option provides an additional 2x portrait telephoto lens.
Both of the provided lenses are compatible with standard 49 mm filters and the case has three separate screw mounts for tripod attachment (center, right and top), making it easy to get steady photos and video.
There is also a cold shoe on the top of the device, allowing for the attachment of lights or microphones.
Tto use Nikon or Canon EOS lenses you may need additional adapters, priced at $220 for Canon lenses and $245 for Nikon, together with spacers to maintain focal length.
Here is video shot using the first generation ‘PHOCUS’
For more information and full specifications jump over to the Phocus website for details.