FAQ Adapters

What Lens Is This? What Adapter Do I Need?
    A question we get often is 'What lens is this?', and the answer is not always easy to find. There are many third party lens makers (...
Wed, Feb 20, 2019 at 9:27 AM
Glass Adapters & Image Quality
     A glass adapter, which means that it has a 1.4x optic glass pieces inside it to make up the focal flange distance difference between the 2 camera syste...
Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 10:37 AM
Pro Vs. Consumer Lens Mount Adapters
     So you've heard of lens mount adapters now from some bloggers, instructional videos and reviewers, and you've decided you want to try...
Mon, Jul 18, 2016 at 12:05 PM
Nikon 'F' vs 'G' Adapters, Which One Do I Need?
First off lets talk about Nikon 'F' mount cameras and lenses: The Nikon F-mount is a type of interchangeable lens mount developed by N...
Mon, Jul 18, 2016 at 10:52 AM
Lens Is Loose On Adapter
A slight amount of rotational movement of the lens in the adapter is normal and nothing to be concerned about. All lenses rotate a slight amount in any mo...
Tue, Jul 12, 2016 at 3:43 PM
How To Remove Magnifying Glass From The Fotodiox Lens Mount Adaptors
Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 2:14 PM
Will this Arri PL Lens fit this adapter (Arri PL Lens Mount to Canon EOS (EF, EF-S) Camera System)
The adapter will fit the Camera EF Mount; however the adapter is very limited in the lenses that will fit. Most Arri/Zeiss/Red PL-Mount lenses will no...
Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 11:24 AM
How-To Remove an Adapter that is Missing the Lens Release
If your lens is missing the lens release button or tab, such as in the image below: Use a small pointed object (such as a screwdr...
Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 4:32 PM
Which M42 Lens Adapter Do You Need? V1 or V2?
Wed, Jan 8, 2020 at 2:51 PM
M42 Not Straight
Lens not being 'upright' on the camera The inner ring of our M42 adapters do rotate as to allow the lenses from various manufacturers (no...
Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 11:11 AM