Soratama | 宙玉

Aerial ball shooting technique : 宙に浮かぶ玉の中の光景を撮影できる宙玉(そらたま)。撮影のためにはどんな機材が必要になるのか? 撮影のコツや作例などを紹介。


Length of the Macro Extension Tube

Macro extension tubes are sold alone or in a set of two or three pieces. It can be used separately or sorted together to adjust the length. The longer it gets, the closer it can be to the target.

Below are the recommended length when using soratama. This is according to our tests with 35-50mm of focal distance (35mm equivalent focal length)
The length changes depending on the sensor size and lenses.

APS-C 20mm
Full size 32mm

This product comes in three. The length is adjustable by soritng these rings.

By making the extension tube longer, you can get closer to the object and the size of the ball will get larger. Please adjust the size of the ball on your choice.