Canon FD 50mm f1.4 on Canon DSLR with Reverse Mount Adapter

Started Apr 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Did you say "Reverse Mount"?
In reply to Peter Kwok, Apr 5, 2012

Peter Kwok wrote:

Some people do this to get very close focus, beyond 1:1 magnification ratio.

Yes, that's why I'm using it this way.

In this case, all the mechanical levers on the rear of the lens are exposed. One of them would close the diaphragm.

Yes but there some additional manual trickery involved for the FD lenses to allow changing the aperture.

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