If you have a SLR or DSLR camera and other maker/mount lenses,the Fotodiox Mount Adapters allow you to use your lenses on thefilm/digital camera body. Sharing lenses has some distinctadvantages. Certain prime lens just can't be replaced, and yousave the cost of purchase on new lenses. Fotodiox offers a range ofadapter from large format to smaller format digital adapters.Adapting larger format lens to smaller format sensors (i.e: largeformat to medium format, medium format to 35mm, 35mm to micro 4/3)provides excellent edge-to-edge sharpness. The smaller image fieldhelps minimize the effects of lens distortion and aberration byusing the 'sweet spot' or center of the larger lens imagecircle.
This Fotodiox lens mount adapter is made with high standardprecision. The leaf spring design in the adaptor holds the lenstight to the camera body ensuring there is no play between thecamera and the lens. It's all metal design and polished surface isdesigned to guarantee smooth mounting and long lasting experiences.This Adaptor has a built-in 1.4x Multi-Coated Focus Correction lensto adjust for infinity focus, the glass element can be removed formacro photography (for instructions on how to remove the glasselement click here). This lens mountadapter allows all Sony Alpha (A-mount) lenses and Minolta AF(A-mount) to fit on a Nikon SLR/DSLR camera body and still maintainthe full control of the aperture adjustment by use of the adaptersbuilt-in aperture dial. The dial move smoothly (no click-stops)allowing the user to quickly and easily adjust the aperture asneeded for any given situation.
Although the lens will fit physically, automatic diaphragm,auto-focusing, or any other functions will not operate correctlywhile using this adapter. In this case "stop-down mode"will need to be used when metering since the lens does not have theability to have its aperture controlled by the camera body. You canshoot with manual mode or aperture priority mode. Infinity focusing isguaranteed.
All Sony Alpha A-mount Lenses and Minolta AF A-Mount Lenses
Nikon D40, D50, D60, D70, D70s, D80, D90, D100, D200, D300, D700,D1, D1X, D1H, D2X, D2H, D3, D3X, Fuijifilm S2, Fuijifilm S3 (notlimited to this list, as long as the body takes a Nikon F mountlens), (Not compatible with Nikon APS system)
All A-mount Lenses (Sony Alpha and Minolta AF) to Nikon SLR/DSLRbody (film or digital body)
Brass with Stainless Steel Finishing
No - Smooth
TTL flash metering