Rangefinder question for a not-expert

Started Aug 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Rangefinder question for a not-expert
In reply to docvale, Aug 23, 2013

Adjusting aperture has no effect on a rangefinder viewfinder.

The Rangefinder Viewfinder only works to focus the lens and show the result with a "patch" that lines up when the lens is focused.

You are not looking thru the lens as with a SLR camera.

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