Which FD to m43 adapter are you using?

Discussion in 'Adapted Lenses' started by ashatron, May 28, 2010.

  1. ashatron

    ashatron Mu-43 Rookie

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    May 16, 2010
    and would you recommend it?

    I just got a canon FD f3.5 50mm macro! im very excited!

    What adapter are you using for your FD lenses? recommendations welcome.

    Ive got a fotodiox OM adapter, which is spot on, but fotodiox dont ship FD adapters to the uk anymore sadly.

    thanks.

    (i also posted this on dpreview to get as much info as poss!)
     
  2. BillN

    BillN Mu-43 All-Pro Charter Member

    Jan 19, 2010
    SW France
    Chinese - RJ camera off EBay - very good - arrived within a week into the UK from China

    what's DP review - this is the place for M43
     
  3. Bokeh Diem

    Bokeh Diem Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Mar 14, 2010
    Toronto
    DP Review?

    Dunno, sounds like a porno site to me.

    Bokeh Diem
     
  4. BillN

    BillN Mu-43 All-Pro Charter Member

    Jan 19, 2010
    SW France
    porno site - post the link!!
     
  5. ashatron

    ashatron Mu-43 Rookie

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    May 16, 2010
    Haha! you crazy people :p

    Thanks for the help.

    Does your RJ camera adapter have an aperture latch - meaning that the aperture blades of the FD lens attached are always contracted ready to take the shot?

    I know some adapters dont have this, instead you have to press a button on the side of the lens to contract the aperture blades and then press the shutter (or use an elastic band to keep it pressed)

    Thanks! :p