14th May 2004, 11:08 PM
15th May 2004, 01:57 AM
If experimenting, your best bet is one of the 2 element closeup diopters from Canon or Nikon. It attaches like a filter to the end of the lens. Don't bother with reversing rings, etc yet. Just get the filter first.
15th May 2004, 09:16 PM
if u using reverse ring in Canon camera you can't control the apetture, but if u use other lens that has control appeture in the lens sure u can
2nd June 2004, 06:53 AM
Thanks for the reply .
Justarius, I got Nikon No. 6T and a stepdown ring. Working alright.
2nd June 2004, 03:41 PM
hehe, glad that I've been of help!
2nd June 2004, 06:29 PM
then in that case, what will be the value of the fix aperture?
Originally Posted by xl1
2nd June 2004, 07:20 PM
Actually, you can.... here's what you do:
Originally Posted by behyx
1) fix the lens on your Canon SLR.
2) Switch to AV mode
3) Choose the aperture you want and snap
4) Off camera and remove the lens
Your lens should retain its aperture setting.
2nd June 2004, 07:41 PM
oh! got it! how much does one of the 'reverse ring' cost?
Originally Posted by Zplus