Which X - Series is best with legacy lenses ?

Started Sep 28, 2013 | Discussions thread
daddyman Regular Member • Posts: 181
Re: Which X - Series is best with legacy lenses ?

I have owned a NEX-5N for over a year and recently purchased the XE-1. I developed a process that worked for me with manual lenses on the 5N that appears to work as well on the XE-1. I begin using focus peaking to get both focus and DOF (if important) close to what I want. This may require an aperture change. I then use 3x/10x mag to fine tune as required. This process obviously doesn't work on action scenes, etc. but I find it works great for stills on both cameras. My manual lenses are mainly Konica and Minolta, and I will soon be doing an image comparison between the cameras.


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Fujifilm X-E2 Fujifilm X-T1 Fujifilm XF 60mm F2.4 R Macro Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS +2 more
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