Weird behaviour with SAL lens on NEX6

Started Feb 16, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Weird behaviour with SAL lens on NEX6
In reply to dpyy, Feb 16, 2013

dpyy wrote:

Nikolai Vassiliev wrote:

SAL lens via EA adapter uses open aperture for focusing and metering, closing it only for actual shot.

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I wish someone would tell me where's no live preview before I went down this route

Any ideas about the MF issue?

I have Soft Key B set to MF assist, and it enables MF assist or changes the zoom level (and Soft Key A backs out of MF assist mode). This works even with no lens attached, so you just need to enable it manually, since it sounds like the lens doesn't communicate to the camera that you're changing zoom and turning on MF assist automatically.

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