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09-30-2016, 02:17 PM   #1
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How to choose 14mm

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I think it might be a stupid question , but how do I choose 14mm in the camera menu when I will use a Samyang 14mm lens?
It just offers me 8,12,15 ...
I have a K-3ii. Hope someone can help

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You can't. Just use the closest value, so 15mm.

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Ah okay, thanks
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There is no way to choose 14mm because Ricoh doesn't include it. Neither did Hoya or Pentax...

There are other common focal lengths they left out, like 90mm...

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14mm is too mainstream for Pentax! You can have 15, 31, 43, 77...
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just like choosing 17mm - you get close and then go shoot....
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