Olympus TCON-17 - TCON-1.7x teleconverter sample photos. May also be called TCON17, TCON1.7x.
Check for item # 200862
can be purchased at Adorama for ($99.95 as of June 23, '03)
Olympus c-5050z users require the cla-1 adapter tube and a 43-55mm step up ring. User can then mount the teleconverter or 55mm filters to the ring. Users can keep these in place all the time along with a 55mm UV filter to protect the lens.
The TCON-17 is not threaded for filters.
Without (click thumbnail for larger image)
With (click thumbnail for larger image)
Sample crops from top 2 images
Without - image stretched to be same size
Without - image interpolated - resampled to same size
Vignetting - at wide angle, half-zoom and full zoom.