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Old Nov 22, 2009, 11:09 PM   #11
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Old Nov 24, 2009, 1:57 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Illuminati View Post
If you want to use the FA lens out of A position, here's how the camera will function. If in M mode, you can select the aperture using the aperture ring. Note that you will need to press the AE-L button to make the camera stop down to the selected aperture and get an exposure reading, or else your exposure may be incorrect.

If in any other mode with the aperture ring not on "A," the camera will use the widest aperture possible, regardless of the aperture ring setting, and meter accordingly.

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I think on the K10D and the K20D you have to use the green button to stop down, not the A-EL button


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