Quick question about my newly acquired 85mm f/1.8 D

Started Dec 1, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Quick question about my newly acquired 85mm f/1.8 D
In reply to Outbacker, Dec 1, 2012

Outbacker wrote:

It's to lock the aperture ring to the smallest aperture, so the auto function will work properly.


Thank you, and do you know why my D7000 won't take a photo at all with it unless it's set to f/16, even in M? All I get is a flashing  F EE.

One reason I bought the D lens was for the fun of using the aperture ring in M.

Should I start a new thread?

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