Manfrotto announces magnetic Xume filters

Xume AdaptorsManfrotto Xume Adaptor and filters feature an innovative magnetic design allowing photographers and filmmakers make instant filter changes. Xume Adaptors can be changed or removed filters in seconds. Here’s the press release from Manfrotto…

Manfrotto has announced the acquisition of Xume Adapters. A US –based company, Xume offers a range of quick release adapters that allow photographers to connect filters to their lenses quickly and with great precision.

The new Manfrotto XUME Adapters set image makers free, enabling professional and amateur photographers and videographers to say goodbye to the hassle and frustration of changing filters, ensuring no photographic moment is lost. With the XUME Adapters, photographers will never miss a shot by connecting the filter needed to the lens in instant with the utmost precision.

Xume AdaptorsA revolutionary, magnetic solution that securely locks filters onto lenses, Manfrotto XUME accessories are safe for the lens’ focus mechanism, media cards, drives or other electronics. Simply mount the lens adapter to the camera lens, and the filter holder to the filter and bring the two together. The strong magnetic attachment will keep the filter firmly in place – and ready to instantly swap out when a different filter is needed.

A unique accessory, Manfrotto XUME Adapters:

  • Are installed in an instant
  • Are secure, with no moving parts and completely safe to use
  • Have very low profile rings and are totally unobtrusive

Manfrotto XUME Lens adapters are available in 8 Sizes: 49mm, 52mm, 58mm, 62mm; 67mm, 72mm, 77mm, 82mm.

Xume Adaptors lens capThe Manfrotto XUME CAP is available only in 77mm size and allows you to attach a lens cap to the lens when the Xume Adaptor ring is in place.

The new Xume Adapter range will be distributed directly by Manfrotto Distribution, Manfrotto online shops and authorized distributors, providing global distribution coverage via a network of highly qualified resellers and professional online stores.

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2 thoughts on “Manfrotto announces magnetic Xume filters”

  1. Xume magnetic filter rings have been around for some time, ~2yrs+ yet wonder how Manfrotto is involved here, i.e. buyout. They are a great product if you are a “Filter Photographer”.


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