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04-13-2010, 03:56 PM   #1
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Problem with K-X and old 50mm 1.7 M lens.

Hello all.

I am fairly new to the DSLR world and have recently bought a few old lenses to compliment my lens collection.

I just received a SMC Pentax-M 1:1.7 50mm and when I mount it on my camera body, the aperture display just flashes "---" and I am unable to take a photo no matter what setting I use on the camera.

I tried to google this same problem and found nothing.

Anyone out there that can give me some assistance?


04-13-2010, 04:22 PM   #2
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See the sticky thread at the top of this very forum on using manual lenses - and welcome!
04-13-2010, 04:25 PM   #3
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Ah I c . Thank you for pointing me in the right direction and the greeting!

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