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Ryan Atimoyoo

Help! Diopter for BMPC 4K+LA7200+Tokina 11-16mm lens!

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Hey guys,

First time poster here....So I am diving into all of these diopter possibilities for a thesis film I have to shoot. I recently purchased the BMPC 4K camera, the tokina 11-16mms and the panasonic LA7200 (Mostly based on advice and research from this site given my modest budget)

But I can't seem to find any recent info for diopters. I know of the rare LOMO as per the guide but can't find it. I know of the Cinetatctics hood, but the diopter solution is evading me. Even watching eyepatch's guide doesn't seem to give recent info. 

I'm still pretty green when it comes to diopters so any help would be much appreciated- thanks guys!

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