lense question

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  1. skatephoto

    skatephoto TPF Noob!

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    hey, i was thinking of buying a wide angle lens for cheap but it is for canon manual focus cameras. could i use this on my af camera if the mode is set on manual. the lense is a tokina fd 28mm lens and the camera is a canon eos elan 7e. thank u
     
  2. Face

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    it should work. just no auto focus.
     
  3. ksmattfish

    ksmattfish Now 100% DC - not as cool as I once was, but still

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    NO!!!

    Old style manual focus lenses for Canon cameras use the FD mount. AF Canon cameras use EOS lens mount. They are not interchangable.
     
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    Not even if you twist real hard?
     
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    ksmattfish Now 100% DC - not as cool as I once was, but still

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    Yes, it will fit if you twist really hard, and hit it with a hammer. Have a roll of duck tape on hand.
     
  6. MDowdey

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    sounds like a date I once had...


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    mrsid99 TPF Supporters Supporting Member

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    Nowadays that's the only date I can get!
     
  8. MDowdey

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    you need to come down south...the girls arent picky here...at least one leg and a heartbeat!!!


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    mrsid99 TPF Supporters Supporting Member

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    Hmmm...one leg and a heartbeat huh?
    That's the girls I assume?
     
  10. MDowdey

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    some of em yeah!!!


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  11. ksmattfish

    ksmattfish Now 100% DC - not as cool as I once was, but still

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    But are they FD or EOS mount?
     
  12. MDowdey

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    i dunno about FD, but they sure are F'd Up!!!!!



    sorry kids, i had to...


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