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Nikon F (G Type) to Canon EF

 
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Nov 28, 2018 19:50 |  #1

Hi guys, someone has given me a Nikon F (G Type) lens, is there a converter/adapter to use this on Canon EF body where AF and Aperture will work well?

I am not a Nikon users so not sure about the mount type etc, my apologies! :(

But your kind help will be really appreciated.

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Nov 28, 2018 20:57 |  #2

From what I've seen, all adapters include a manual aperture ring to be able to change aperture on G Type Nikon lenses. Some are chipped to allow some AF.

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Nov 29, 2018 16:01 as a reply to  @ davesrose's post |  #3

Thank you buddy, is those which are chipped saying they can do infinite focus not sure what that means. Do you know? :)


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Nov 29, 2018 17:17 as a reply to  @ AsifSalam's post |  #4

I suppose you should confirm with the particular adapter you're looking at. I just did a google search and found one on E-bay and a manual focus one from Fotodiox that both say they support infinity focus.


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