Back in October, Olloclip announced a new 4-in-1 Photo Lens made to suit the iPhone 6 and the 6 Plus. While it was available for pre-order at the time, the brand-new lens has now started shipping out to customers as well as will arrive waiting shortly, ahead of the Black Friday shopping holiday.
Like its previous products, Olloclip’s 4-in-1 Image Lens adds 4 lens attachments to the iPhone’s video camera, supplying 2 lenses that prolong the industry of sight– wide angle as well as fisheye– and also two that catch up-close macro shots.
The brand-new Olloclip 4-in-1 Image Lens is the firm’s most unique product supplying to date, as it is the first Olloclip lens that has the ability to work with both the front as well as rear-facing cams. Previous Olloclip lenses developed for earlier apples iphone were just functional with the rear electronic camera or front camera, yet with the expanding concentrate on selfies, Olloclip chose to make its new product more versatile.
What’s in the Box
Included in the box is one Olloclip 4-in1 Photo Lens attachment with fisheye, wide-angle, 10x macro, and also 15x macro lenses, plus accessories like 3 interchangeable bring clips, lens caps, a carrying bag, 2 detachable inserts to match either the iPhone 6 or the iPhone 6 Plus, and a rope for carrying the 4-in-1 Image Lens when not in use.
While the body of the lens accessory is made of plastic, the lenses themselves are excellent quality and built from aluminum and also glass. The 4-in-1 Picture Lens makes use of a twin lens design, with one lens that matches over the back camera and also one that fits over the front camera. As with all Olloclip lenses, the new 4-in-1 Image Lens could only be utilized with a bare iPhone as it can not suit over a case.
There are two different plastic inserts, one for the apple iphone 6 as well as one for the apple iphone 6 Plus. The Olloclip comes with the apple iphone 6 insert installed, so iPhone 6 Plus users will certainly require to move out the existing plastic insert to attach the one developed for the iPhone 6 And also. The 4-in-1 Picture Lens needs 2 different inserts to make certain a great fit, as the iPhone 6 is 6.9 mm thick while the iPhone 6 Plus is 7.1 mm thick.
Once the insert is installed, affixing the lens to an iPhone is simple as well as quick, with Olloclip’s guidelines directing individuals to glide the attachment over the sticking out rear-facing camera. The lens slides on effortlessly over the sticking out lens of the iPhone and locks right into location as a result of intermediaries in the plastic.
On the apple iphone 6, when the rear-facing lens is installed over the rear cam, the front-facing lens covers the front camera as well, allowing the Olloclip 4-in-1 Photo Lens to be utilized in either instructions. On the iPhone 6 Plus, the sizing is somewhat different, so switching in between the front-facing and also rear-facing Olloclip lenses requires some slight repositioning of the accessory.
The 4-in-1 Photo Lens should be slanted to the left somewhat to accurately suit over the front-facing electronic camera iPhone 6 Plus video camera, and also slanted back to the right to fit over the rear-facing video camera. Because of the need to reposition, it can in some cases take a couple of secs of readjusting obtain a strong fit that will lead to clear images.
Olloclip’s 4-in-1 Photo Lens has a fisheye lens for developing wide-angle fisheye pictures, a wide-angle lens that expands the field of view for capturing landscapes, as well as two macro lenses at 10x as well as 15x.
Because of its dual-camera design, the Image Lens has a 10x macro lens at one end as well as a 15x macro lens at the other end, which are exchanged a wide-angle and fisheye lenses, respectively, when added lens attachments are screwed on.
Like each one of Olloclip’s items, each of the four lenses creates crisp photos that are as clear as the images that stem from the common iPhone video camera. The 10x and also 15x macro lenses are helpful for taking ultra close tries of little items, with the 15x model naturally making even more zoom. The 2 macro lenses are actually simply useful on the rear-facing video camera, however, as the lens needs to be extremely near to the based on catch a clear image.
The wide-angle lens and the fisheye lens can be used with both the front-facing as well as rear-facing electronic cameras, and when used on the front-facing camera for selfies, both considerably prolong the field of vision to permit even more of a topic’s surroundings into the graphic. The fisheye generates the standard fisheye distortion making it helpful for stylized photos, while the wide-angle simply prolongs the field of vision. Capturing a group photo with the front-facing video camera is a lot easier with the Olloclip connected, for example.
On the rear-facing cams, both lenses function in the very same method, expanding the field of vision of the alreadying existing iPhone video camera. The wide-angle lens can enable the apple iphone to capture a lot more of a landscape, while the fisheye offers a complete 180 degree industry of view.
Raspberry macro at 10x on left, at 15x on right
Field of sight without wide-angle lens on left, with wide-angle lens on right
Fisheye lens, indoor on left, outside on right
In addition to permitting the device to fit over both the front and also rear cameras of the iPhone 6 as well as 6 And also, the new Olloclip’s lengthwise layout additionally improves its mobility. Olloclip ships the accessory with three lugging clips, which allowed the 4-in-1 Photo Lens to be attached to a rope, a set of secrets, a knapsack, as well as more whenever it’s not in use.
The carrying clips snap right into the 4-in-1 Picture Lens, as well as when catching a photo, it’s a straightforward procedure to break out the carrying clip and connect it to the apple iphone. There are likewise two lens caps to keep the lenses from being scratched, as well as a tiny pouch available for storage space when making use of macro capabilities.
How to Buy
The Olloclip 4-in-1 Picture Lens could be acquired from the Olloclip site for $79.99. It’s available in many color mixes, consisting of Silver/Black, Gold/White, Red/Black, Area Gray/Black, and Silver/White.