Learning more good stuff about Canon FD lenses on the NEX-7

Started Jul 10, 2013 | Discussions thread
boardsy
Senior MemberPosts: 2,196Gear list
Like?
yes - A mode isn't strange at all
In reply to roundball, Jul 11, 2013

roundball wrote:

"...A mode with a legacy lens means you set the aperture (with the aperture ring) and the camera will set the shutter speed..."

That was my experience running my tests today:
I set the NEX7 in Aperture Priority mode, manually set an aperture on a Canon FD lens, then as I moved the lens around in and out of different sources of light I could see the shutter speed changing in the viewfinder...which prompted my post.

I use A mode 99% of the time with my legacy and emount lenses. Auto-shutter speed is fast and accurate.

FDn 35/2:

Curachs (traditional Irish rowing boats) in the evening sun

-- hide signature --
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow