Help a noob - how to use legacy glass

Started Dec 26, 2012 | Questions thread
OP coreyinoz New Member • Posts: 5
Re: Help a noob - how to use legacy glass

santiclaws wrote:

Look through the lens. When you adjust the aperture ring, do the blades actually move? You should have a big circle at the widest aperture (1.8) and a tiny circle at the other extreme. If that is not happening, you have a problem with the lens.

No - looking through the lens (no adapter) and I don't see any blades at all - no matter the setting. I guess this supports the theory that the lens is busted and always wide open.

I wasn't clear if I was meant to be able to see the aperture blades. Thanks for clearing that up.

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