Is there a primer for NEX and manual lenses?

Started Jan 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
JohnK Veteran Member • Posts: 6,912
Adapter heights

Hi MT, below is a link to a table of flange distances for different camera mounts; from that you can compute the height of a given adapter on a NEX, by subtracting the NEX's 18mm flange distance. For example, a Konica AR lens has a flange distance of 40.7mm. Subtracting 18mm results in an adapter height of 22.7mm, on a NEX.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flange_focal_distance
I posted some samples from a Konica 50/1.4 on a NEX-5 here:
http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1042&message=40451424
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