Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
04-12-2012, 01:02 AM   #16
Inactive Account




Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: LONDON
Posts: 136
Original Poster
QuoteOriginally posted by renegat59 Quote
Chaza, have you found any solution?
nope.

04-29-2012, 05:21 AM   #17
New Member




Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 1
Same problem with me, but with KR and 50M2, when i try 50A1.4, it is fine.
The temporary solution is to switch between AV and M mode.
I talked to Pentax distributor but they cannot find the solution. Feel so bad, i mean, we keep buying pentax and now our old lens wont work.
Just like pain on a**
04-30-2012, 03:18 PM   #18
Pentaxian
Marc Sabatella's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Denver, CO
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 10,686
QuoteOriginally posted by screwdriver222 Quote
Hi Chaz.

I have had occasional problems with the manual lens I use. The image in the viewfinder didn't go blurry but dimmer. I am pretty sure this is the aperture blades sticking.
???? The viewfinder image is *supposed* to get dim when you meter a manual lens - that's because it works by stopping down. it would only be a problem if the image *stayed* dark after metering, and indeed, that would likely be a lens problem, not a camera one.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, dslr, kr, lens, photography, shutter, viewfinder
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
KX with 28mm manual lens problem bjake Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 2 12-15-2011 12:06 PM
Quite strange problem when I'm using manual lens kenl Pentax K-r 9 09-08-2011 05:35 PM
problem with K-X and K mount manual lens shinjitsu Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 10 05-12-2011 11:34 AM
pentax k-7 SR problem with manual focus lens lwsy711 Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 4 07-17-2010 04:02 PM
Weird Manual lens problem columbus Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 11 09-27-2009 02:00 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:35 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top