How to shoot with manual lenses on the A7/r?

Started Jan 10, 2014 | Discussions thread
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miro3 Senior Member • Posts: 2,430
Re: How to shoot with manual lenses on the A7/r?

kuuan wrote:

Miki Nemeth wrote:

Aperture priority (A) exposure mode is not applicable with a MF lens, since aperture cannot be set with the dials on the A7. M and S modes are very usable, on the other hand, along with manual or automatic ISO.

great summary Miki!

just...A mode works very well, also with manual ISO or auto ISO, only difference is that aperture is set on the lens, not on the camera

So, you have to set the aperture on the lens, and then also set the same aperture on the camera?

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photos mostly taken with manual lenses on Ricoh GXR M, Sony NEX5N, Pentax K-x and *istDs:

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