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Will Hommeyer
Looking for Iris
on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:32:57 pm

I'm using a Novoflrx 4/3 to Canon FD lens adapter on my Af100. The iris on the lens isnt working. What am I doing wrong? Is there a menu setting? Do I need an adapter with an iris built in? My understanding was that the the FD lens should work with this adapter.

Never mind. I just figured it out. The aperture log on the back of the FD Breech Mount lens Must be rotated and locked to the left position.

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Noah Kadner
Re: Looking for Iris
on Aug 14, 2011 at 6:27:33 pm

Which type of lens? If it's not a manual control aperture you may not get aperture control. Most DSLR type non-lenses i.e. non M43 do not have iris control if the aperture is not mechanical. That's one of those things worth paying extra for.


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