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Old Jan 29, 2006, 8:56 PM   #1
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I plan on getting a D50.

My question is... I have a Canon FTb with a Tamron 300 2.8 on it.

Could I get the Nikon mount for the Tamron and use it on the D50?

I know it will be manual focus and I would guess the meter wouldn't work. For my pictures I could set the f-stop and shutter speed, take a pic and adjust from there.

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Old Jan 30, 2006, 6:52 AM   #2
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If you can get a Nikon F mount for your lens it will probably work. There are a few types of Nikon lenses that are not compatible specifically IS lenses. It's more difficult to be sure with a third party lens and adapter.
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Old Feb 3, 2006, 6:13 PM   #3
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I agree.. As long as it's Nikon F then it'll fit the body. Manual everything though, as you acknowledge.
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