NIKON MANUAL AIS LENSES
Best Nikon Lenses - Ken Rockwell
Nikon made its name with its manual-focus lenses. They made a zillion different types. These below are the specific lenses I carry when I shoot a manual-focus camera like my F, F2, F2S, F2AS, F3, FA, FE, FE2, FM, FM3a & etc. Any of the manual lenses work great;
Understanding old Nikon lenses: AI, AI-S, AF and AF-S
If you have any interest at all in using older Nikon lenses, you probably have some understanding of the difference between non-AI, AI, AI-S, AF and AF-S lenses. The trouble is that places on the web that explain the differences easily get lost in the details article is intended to serve as a slightly easier to digest version of the story.Author: Iljitsch
The Best Vintage Nikon Lenses for Your DSLR - Gear Patrol
Each issue of Gear Patrol Magazine is a deep dive into product culture. Inside, a number of Nikon’s best lenses have been discontinued, yet they can still be bought in vintage camera shops or garage sales around the globe. the manual-focus version (which was axed in 2006)Author: AJ Powell
Nikon Lens Reviews - Ken Rockwell
By comparison the manual lenses are a joy to focus by hand. Also fixed lenses are easier to focus manually, since zoom lenses focused manually usually focus too slowly at wide and too fast at tele. Here's what I suggest for manual focus 35mm Nikon lenses: 1.) Ultrawide lens.
Nikon Z cameras with Manual Nikkors using the FTZ adapter
Click to view on Bing10:35Here's a video showing how it works with a manual focus Nikkor. I will update this as soon as I learn more about this. More Nikon related stuff at https://richardhaw.Author: Richard HawViews: 16K
Nikon F AI'd, AI, AIS Lenses - CameraQuest
AIS Lenses: A Technological Dead End. In 1981 Nikon introduced their AIS (AUTO INDEXING SHUTTER) lenses even though no Nikon could use AIS features until the FA in 1983. AIS lenses look a lot like AI lenses, but have their smallest F/stop marked in ORANGE. AIS lenses also have 1) a little indentation in the stainless steel lens mount to indicate that a lens with a linear action diaphragm was
Nikkor Lens Guide - YouTube
Click to view on Bing17:291:45 - Different Types of Nikkor Lenses (NON-AI, AI, and AIS) 5:25 - How to Adapter the Nikon Mount to Canon and Others 9:49 - Why Use Manual Nikkors? 12:50 - Where to Buy Nikkor Lenses 14:20Author: DSLR Video ShooterViews: 268K
Using Manual Focus Lenses on Nikon DSLR Cameras
Hi, I use a Nikon D3200 with a variety of F mount lenses (vivitar Nikon yongnuo and Tokina) I operate in manual mode and everything appears to be fine.- its a learning curve of course! On your photo of the Nikon D3400 at the 9 o clock position there is another lever.
Nikon 50mm Manual Focus Lens Shootout - Casual Photophile
Nikon 50mm Manual Focus Lens Shootout the Nikkor 1.8 is one of the best values in vintage Nikon lenses. One note: there were multiple 50mm f/1.8 AIS lenses. It appears you have the one that was sold from 1985 to 2005, and was apparently very similar to the Series E version.
Nikon Lenses - photosynthesis
Type Lens Serial No Date Notes Optic Angle Bl Close Focus Macro Focus Throw Filter Diam Length Weight Hood K,Ai: 13/5.6: 175021 - 175056 - 175501 - 175515 - Dec 1975 - Jun 1977