QRG's & Manuals

Quick Reference Guide and Manuals



Many quick reference guides can be folded in half twice giving you a small 1/4 folded guide that will fit in your case.

With the addition of new products we are working to update all manuals and quick reference guides.

We also have a panoramic shot calculator and pano shot chart located at the bottom of this page.

M1/2 Ultimate Series


QRG - Draft-Nodal Ninja Ultimate M2 Giga:. pdf


QRG - M2 Series Gimbal Head Pano Head w/ RD8-II or RD16-II: .html .:. pdf


QRG - M1-L/S Ultimate Series: html .:. pdf


QRG - M1-S Ultimate Series: html .:. pdf


QRG - M1 Nadir Adapter: html .:. pdf



M1 Ultimate Series translations


Français (French): Guide d'installation de l'Adapteur Nadir pour Ultimate Modular M1-L: html


  

NN6 Series

YouTube CAD Animation of basic setup

more to follow soon....


 

NN4 Series


Complete Manual - Nodal Ninja 4: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 4: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 4 with RD16: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 4 with RD8: html .:. pdf


 

NN3 Series


Complete Manual - Nodal Ninja 3 MKII: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 3 MKII: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 3 MKII with RD8: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 3 with RD12: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 3 MKII with RD16: html .:. pdf



NN3 Translations (some from earlier versions)


Deutsche (German): html .:. doc .:. pdf


Español (Spanish): html .:. doc .:. pdf


Français (French): html .:. doc .:. pdf


Hebrew: doc .:. pdf


Italiano (Italian): html .:. doc .:. pdf


Nederlands (Dutch): html .:. doc .:. pdf


Polski (Polish): html .:. pdf


Русский (Russian): html .:. doc .:. pdf


Română (Romanian): html .:. doc .:. pdf


 

Fanotec Pole Series and Accessories


QRG - Using Pole Series 1 and the Extension Unit: html .:. pdf


QRG - Using Pole Series 2 Upper and Lower Unit: html .:. pdf


QRG - Tripod Adapter (Type B) on Pole 1 and Pole 2: html .:. pdf


QRG - Tripod Adapter (Type A) on Pole 1 and Pole 2: html .:. pdf


 QRG - Support Bearing for Guy Wire System for Pole 1 and Travel Pole - pdf


  QRG - Support Bearing for Guy Wire System for Pole Series 2 and 3 (DRAFT) - pdf


 

R1/R10 (use for R20)

QRG - Ultimate R1/R10: html .:. pdf

R10 users may also reference R1 guide.


NEW - QRG V2 Lens Ring for Canon 8-15mm: pdf


NEW - QRG V2 Lens Ring for Sigma 8mm Canon Mount: pdf


NEW - QRG V2 Lens Ring for Sigma 8mm Nikon Mount: pdf


QRG - GTP with R10 (Google Trusted Photographers): html .:. pdf


QRG - GTP R10 Package for Sigma 8mm f/3.5 for Canon: html .:. pdf


QRG - GTP R10 Package for Sigma 8mm f/3.5 for Nikon: html .:. pdf


QRG - GTP R10 Package for Canon EF 8-15mm: html .:. pdf


Lens Ring for Sigma 8mm Fisheye Canon Mount: html .:. pdf


Lens Ring for Sigma 8mm Fisheye Nikon Mount: html .:. pdf


Lens Ring for Canon EF 8-15mm f/4 L USM: html .:. pdf


R10 NPP Setting for Sigma 8mm F3.5 Canon and Nikon: html .:. pdf


R1 NPP Setting for Sigma 8mm F3.5 Canon and Nikon: html .:. pdf


Draft - Converting Samyang 7.5mm F3.5 MFT to Sony E .:. pdf


 


R1/R10 translations


Français (French): Nodal Ninja Ultimate R1 - Tête pano avec anneau: html .:. pdf


 

Lens Ring Mounts


Lens Ring Component Build for DSLR (rev Mar 16 2016): xlxs

Lens Ring Component Build for Mirrorless (rev. Mar 16 2016): .xlxs


 

Advanced Rotators


QRG - Using Rotator RD3L: html .:. pdf


QRG - Using Rotator Mini: html .:. pdf


 

Accessories


QRG - Using EZ-Leveler II: html .:. pdf


QRG - Using Rotator Footplate: html .:. pdf


For M1's sold prior to Jan 26th 2012 only - Replacing Upper Rotator Knob For Nodal Ninja Ultimate M1: html .:. pdf


QRG - New Camera Plates with Anti-twisting Flange: html .:. pdf


QRG - Camera Plate CP-C2: html .:. pdf


Specification for Fanotec Arca Style Camera Plates: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja Anti-Twisting Camera Mounting Plate: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nadir Adapter for NN3, NN4, and NN5: html .:. pdf


QRG - Quick Release System Mounting Instructions: html



French (Français) Accessories translations


Remplacement de la molette supérieure de la rotule Nodal Ninja Ultimate M1: html .:. pdf


Plaque d'attache rapide anti-rotation Nodal Ninja: html .:. pdf


Manuel de la plaque de montage rapide QRS2: html


 

Older or Discontinued Nodal Ninja Models


Complete Manual - Nodal Ninja 5/5L: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 5/5L: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 5 with RD8: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 5 with RD16: html .:. pdf



Complete Manual - Nodal Ninja 5/5L Translated


Français (French): html .:. pdf


Polski (Polish): html .:. pdf


NN5 w/RD12 Rotator Quick Reference Guide side 1: jpg


NN5 w/RD12 Rotator Quick Reference Guide side 2: jpg


NN5 w/RD12 Rotator Quick Reference Guide Front and Back: html .:. pdf


QRG - Nodal Ninja 180: html .:. jpg


NN3 (early version) Quick Reference Guide side 1: jpg


NN3 (early version) Quick Reference Guide side 2: jpg


NN - SPH-2 (discontinued): html .:. doc


NN - SPH-1 (discontinued): html .:. pdf

 


 Panorama Shot Chart

 panorama shot caluculator

 

 

1. Enter data
Focal Length mm Film/CCD Sensor length mm
Size utilization % Film/CCD Sensor width mm
Min. image circle mm


2 Calculate Field of View (FOV)
For fisheye lens For normal lens
VFOV (portrait) deg VFOV (portrait) deg
HFOV (portrait) deg HFOV (portrait) deg
FOV min. image circle deg FOV min. image circle deg
3 Calculate Panorama
Overlap in % of FOV % Overlap in % of FOV %
Desired panorama FOV deg Desired panorama FOV deg
No. of images landscape No. of images landscape
No. of images portrait No. of images portrait
4 Calculate overlap
Given no. of images Given no. of images (2nd sample)
Overlap landscape % Overlap landscape (2nd sample) %

 

Overlap portrait % Overlap portrait (2nd sample) %
Ideal overlap should be 25-35%
Customized and published by permission © Frank van der Pol

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