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Any Canon EOS lens adapter to MicroFourThirds with aperture control ring?

Discussion in 'Accessories' started by acmatos, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. acmatos

    acmatos Mu-43 Regular

    Sorry if this question was raised before, I could not find any answer on the forums about it.

    Is there any Canon EOS lens adapter to MicroFourThirds with aperture control ring?

    I know that Novoflex makes that type of adapters for Nikon lenses and I asked them by e-mail today if they intend to do the same for the EOS lenses.

    Is there any other source for this?

    Regards,

    António Carlos
     
  2. photoSmart42

    photoSmart42 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Feb 12, 2010
    San Diego, CA
    AFAIK Nikon lenses have, for the most part, manual aperture control, and the only special adapter needed is for the G-lenses. Electronic aperture control EOS lenses can't be aperture controlled mechanically, so someone would have to come up with a chip-equipped adapter that has some sort of communication with the m4/3 cameras in order to allow aperture control on EOS lenses. I don't know of anyone who's built anything like that for m4/3 cameras (I've looked for a long time).
     
  3. acmatos

    acmatos Mu-43 Regular

    Thanks!

    Thanks for the very clear explanation.

    It seems we'll have to wait!

    Best regards,

    António Carlos