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eftarah Jul 9, 2011 6:56 AM

Please help!
can someone possibly tell me what fit is this lens?i cant seem to find anyone who knows,thank you

TCav Jul 9, 2011 7:31 AM

That looks like a Minolta MC/MD manual focus lens mount.

Can you provide some info on the rest of the lens?

eftarah Jul 9, 2011 10:13 AM

it is sirius 28-200 f/4-5.6 lens,bought it from a charity shop,but noone knows whast fit it is,it says mc on the side of the lens as well,some ppl said it is pentax k mount but they arent sure either!

tjsnaps Jul 9, 2011 11:03 AM

MC that would be Minolta

TCav Jul 9, 2011 11:18 AM

Canon FD?

eftarah Jul 9, 2011 12:33 PM

i looked at few other pictures of canon fd mounts,and it actually looks like it,but like tj said,can it be minolta?

VTphotog Jul 9, 2011 7:13 PM

MC could mean Multi-Coated, meaning lens coatings, rather than mount type. It doesn't look like my Minolta MC, or my Pentax K. Very often, the maker will indicate the mount type on the objective lens hold down ring, along with filter size, focal length and aperture. A photo of that end of the lens might help.


zig-123 Jul 10, 2011 6:33 AM

To my knowledge, Sirius was a marketing organization and did not manufacture any of the lenses sold under that name. I believe that Cosina actually made the lenses.

In any event, the optics on that lens may not be worth the cost of buying an adapter.


TCav Jul 10, 2011 9:01 AM


Originally Posted by zig-123 (Post 1240326)
In any event, the optics on that lens may not be worth the cost of buying an adapter.

Yeah. That.

bugeyed Jul 10, 2011 9:23 AM

The OP didn't say it was MC!

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