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08-27-2008, 05:43 PM   #1
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Using an M lens on DSLR

I have a Pentax K10D and Tokina AT-X 80-200/2.8. That lens does not have an "A" aperture setting. How can I use it on my K10D? Currently, I have I can click the green button and here the shutter click, but I can't actually take any photos.

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You need to go to your custom menu, and look for "using aperture ring" set that to #2 Allowed, and leave it there, you should be good to go !!!
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K100D (Super) Pictorial guide to using manual lenses [imgs]: Pentax SLR Talk Forum: Digital Photography Review
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Nice link K100d, I'm just about to try a manual lens on my K100ds, thanks



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