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Old Mar 29, 2010, 10:48 AM   #26
Chato
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Originally Posted by mrmacmusic View Post
Well Dave, you'll be glad to know that I decided life is too short and valuing your advice above, I've gone for it!!

I don't have twenty years experience, but I can't argue with 32 vs 600 - I've just ordered a 52mm thread m4/3 reversing ring, and FD 50mm f/1.8 on eBay, and am looking forward to exploring the creative possibilities of my backwards setup.

I'll let you all know how I get on
Essentially you will have a fixed focus lens, with no electronic connection with the camera. You can change the DOF by manually changing the aperture.

You will have to [I]Know[I] the correct aperture and speed - None of the built in goodies of modern cameras are going to be of help.

The image quality is beyond belief - I kid you not.

Dave
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