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Old 7th March 2010
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Re: landscape and which lens ?

Originally Posted by Taz View Post
Thanks guys, that's a relief, being disabled now I have a very limited income so shelling out for more lenses than I have needs much carfull thought and saving up, one more question I have an adapter i bought of ebay to use the old olympus lenses,my question is what will I loose? i.e. will I still get the metering ? the auto focus ? or will they be totally manual ?
with an OM lens you will be able to use manual/aperture priority mode metering, but you will have to set the f stop manually and you will have to manually focus. Usually better to set to average metering for both these modes with a legacy lens
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