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03-22-2013, 07:45 AM   #1
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Manual lenses with K5ii

I have just purchased the K-5ii and want to use manual Pentax lenses with it but even though I put the focus controls on MF and put the program setup to M (manual) there is no F stop registered or speed - just a question mark and flickering. What am I doing wrong?

Anybodys help would be much appreciated…

03-22-2013, 08:02 AM   #2
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Did you set "using aperture ring" (in the menu) to "permitted"?
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Thank you for all your help - will try that menu setting and check out those links…

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Anyway to mount a Leica M Mount lens onto a Pentax DSLR?
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QuoteOriginally posted by kivis Quote
Anyway to mount a Leica M Mount lens onto a Pentax DSLR?
As I mentioned in the thread you started, no.

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