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11-05-2012, 09:49 PM   #1
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Pentax DA 50 and step down ring?


anyone know if the pentax da 50 can have a 52-49 step down ring with no vignetting?


11-05-2012, 09:54 PM   #2

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I don't have this lens, but looking at the front element, I thinks it's OK.

Why don't you make a mock-up stepdown ring using cardboard and prove it to yourself?
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I have it and have those ring. No problem.
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Might vignette on the upcoming FF though... Still I love this method. Cheap and effective and convenient.

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thanks blackcloudbrew

i don't have the lens, nor the time to cut out something 49mm :P

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