kypfer

Joined on May 23, 2018

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  • Can't confirm for the NX20, but I asked the same question about my NX5 a couple of weeks ago and managed to ascertain that pressing the "OK" button with a manual-focus lens+adaptor fitted caused ...
  • Thanks for the clarification. I think, for the price differential, the limitations are acceptable :)
  • According to the eBay listings the tubes "should" work in autofocus as well as manual. Given that the tubes appear to have a full set of contacts and that the Samsung lenses have the autofocus ...
  • If the 60mm f/2.8 is a little "optimistically" priced for you, a practical alternative may be the "Viltrox DG-NX Automatic Extension Tubes", seen here, ...
  • It makes sense to keep a lens on the camera, especially if the lens is one that is used most. That way there's less opportunity for dust to get on the sensor. For sheer space-saving compactness, ...
  • It would appear this particular lens is fully manual, so no electrical contacts are involved. It also might seem that the mount could be removed and replaced. Possibly worth while writing to the ...
  • I use my NX-5 with a couple of adaptors, so my answers may not totally apply to your circumstances, but I hope they help. 1. If there's no glass in the adaptor, the focal length remains the same. A ...
  • Well ... weird things! I was fiddling about with my NX5 this evening and found that the OK button WILL invoke the manual focus viewfinder magnification when a manual focus lens is mounted via an ...
  • I tried the "OK" button, but that doesn't seem to work with this model. There's no mention of the capability in the manual, I was hoping there might have been an undocumented work-around or an ...
  • Created discussion thread NX5 Manual focus
    I like using old some manual-focus lenses with my NX5, but with the aftermarket adaptors that I have there seems no way of invoking the "manual focus assist" function that i have with the ...
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