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'T' with Canon FD 200mm Macro Lens

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Q&D pic taken with D-Lux 5 showing my 'T' hitched up to a 30 year old Canon FD 200mm Macro Lens.

 

Combination had just been used to photograph the shark tooth fossil in the foreground. Lens attached via JinFinance FD to M adaptor plus Leica M to T adaptor. 

 

The 200m lens is a bit of an overkill for indoor use but it focuses to 1:1 on FF and 1.5:1 mag. on APS-C. For photomacrography 'in the field' it has a very advantageous long working distance i.e. 0.58m for 1:1 life size imaging. 

 

 

 

 

 

Shark tooth image: http://www.l-camera-forum.com/topic/248256-squalicorax-shark-tooth-fossil/

 

 

Best wishes

 

dunk

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Looks it's time to visit the store to get the M Adapter T.... 

 

 

And then do what I did, get an EOS (EF) to M adapter, from that famous auction site. Most lens mounts fit the EOS fitting, so I just use EOS to whatever camera I need, Fuji X, Leica T, Sony A, etc. My Nikkors for example fit the EOS mount via an F to EF adapter. My C/Y lenses (OK, I don't have any, but I do have the adapter) fit the same way, C/Y to EOS adapter.

Yep, fully manual, but yep, cheap and effective, as Dunk is showing.

Gary

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And then do what I did, get an EOS (EF) to M adapter, from that famous auction site. Most lens mounts fit the EOS fitting, so I just use EOS to whatever camera I need, Fuji X, Leica T, Sony A, etc. My Nikkors for example fit the EOS mount via an F to EF adapter. My C/Y lenses (OK, I don't have any, but I do have the adapter) fit the same way, C/Y to EOS adapter.

Yep, fully manual, but yep, cheap and effective, as Dunk is showing.

Gary

 

I need a Nikon to M adapter. I have a few Nikon lens. Looks like G.A.S. Time again..... And still waiting on my Q delivery....

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