Sony VCL-0630 S - Wide-Conversion Lens Manual

Sony VCL-0630 S - Wide-Conversion Lens Manual


Sony VCL-0630 S - Wide-Conversion Lens Manual

Before using this lens, please read this manual thoroughly and retain it for future reference.

Caution for detachment of the MC protector

To take off the MC protector attached to the conversion lens, put a soft cloth over the MC protector and screw it off. (see illustration A)
MC Protector Detachment

Notes on use

  • Avoid rough handling or mechanical shock to the video camera recorder, especially when the lens is attached.
  • When using the wide-conversion lens at a wide-angle position, the corners of the screen may darken. In this case, change the zooming magnification to a better position.
  • The image may sometimes appear out of focus on some video camera recorders with auto focus function. Adjust the focus manually in such cases.
  • Avoid keeping the lens in a very humid place fora long period of time to prevent mold.
  • Take the wide-conversion lens off when transporting.

Attaching the wide-conversion lens

The Sony VCL-0630 S wide-conversion lens is designed for use with the Sony video camera recorder whose filter is 30mm in diameter.

  1. Remove the caps at the front and back of the wide-conversion lens.
  2. Attach the wide-conversion lens firmly to the lens of the video camera recorder. (see illustration B)
    Attaching the Wide-Conversion Lens

Cleaning the wide-conversion lens

Brush off dust on the surface of the lens with a blower brush or soft brush. Wipe off fingerprints or other smears with a soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild detergent solution.


Lens power: 0.6

Lens structure: 3 groups, 3 elements

Screw thread for video camera recorder: M30.0 ⋅ 0.75

Dimensions: Maximum diameter: ø 50 mm (2 in.), Length: Approx. 29 mm (1 3/16 in.)

Mass (excluding the caps): Approx. 73 g (2.6 oz.)

Supplied accessories: Lens caps (2) (for the front and back of the lens), Carrying case (1), Operating instructions (1)

Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.

This mark indicates that this product is a genuine accessory for Sony video products. When purchasing Sony video products, Sony recommends that you purchase accessories with this "GENUINE VIDEO ACCESSORIES" mark.

© 1998 by Sony Corporation Printed in Japan

Printed on recycled paper

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