Manual lens on an NEX7 or Ricoh GXR

Started Aug 10, 2011 | Discussions thread
gianstam
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In reply to nofumble, Aug 10, 2011

...on what lenses you have. If you have wide angle lenses the Ricoh is better option because of the redesigned microlenses on the sensor ( for better resoluiton at wide agle). But it is more expensive (Body+module+good adapter). About the focus: you'll not find difference.

nofumble wrote:

I have several old manual lense but very fine optical quality (Zeiss, Nikon ED). Love to use them, but getting good focus is still a challenge even I used a chipped adapter over a Canon T2i. In low light, it hardly work.

The new Ricoh made me turn head the other day, and rumor on NEX7 elated me further.

What do you guy think? Am I getting overly excited?

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