D800E Any tips for using AI-S lenses

Started Aug 9, 2012 | Discussions thread
Gabriele Sartori Veteran Member • Posts: 4,279
Re: D800E Any tips for using AI-S lenses

exactly, I'm using my super sharp 28mm F2.8 and it works like a charm. Manual focus but the camera tells me when I'm in focus and it shows the right aperture simply setting the maximum. Really cool.

mhammon wrote:

There's really no trick involved. Nikon provides the capability to attach AI/AI-S lenses, as long as you program them in the Non-CPU lens menu. Just enter the minimum f-stop and focal length. Check pp. 212 and 371 in the manual.

I've used my 24mm and 50mm AI-S lenses on my D700 without any problems, except vignetting when I use them wide open.


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