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01-03-2012, 02:50 PM   #1
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can't go to live view with manual 50mm lens

I just recieve my 50mm SMC 1.7 lens and when I put it on I get Cannot start liveview. I would love some help.

01-03-2012, 02:54 PM   #2
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I got it to work I had to change my aperture ring settings. Sorry for the mishap
01-03-2012, 03:21 PM   #3
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Yup, all you need to do is allow the aperture ring in the custom function settings. There's an article on manual metering in the articles section if you need help with that as well

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