LA-EA4 Adaptor worth keeping?

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Tubbycub
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Re: LA-EA4 Adaptor worth keeping?
In reply to jalywol, 6 months ago

jalywol wrote:

Tubbycub wrote:

Hi all,

I received the LA-EA4 adaptor through a sony redemption.

I don't own any A mount lenses, Should I just sell it?

Or are there many good full frame A mount lenses that I should look into?

Thanks.

If you are on a budget, there are a LOT of Minolta AF lenses that can be had for not a lot of investment, that will give you pretty good coverage of some focal ranges that the current Emount lenses don't have. I bought a 70-210mm and 75-300mm, and have been having great fun with them both...for very little cost. I also have the 50mm f1.7, which is a pretty good lens, but if you have the 55mm Sony, it would be redundant....

I expect I will add other A-mount lenses in future if I happen upon some good deals with them. The adapter works extremely well, and it really opens up lots of options for lens choices that are not available in native FE mount yet.

-J

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Would it be ok to pm you and perhaps get some links to lenses?
I have no idea which are full frame. I thought only sony made a mount. See I have no idea!
RX1, A7 Zeiss 55 Zeiss 35

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