Could the lenses used on film SLR cameras be used on digital SLRs too?

Answer Most newer auto focus lenses will fit onto the newer digital SLR bodies.Pentax and Nikon DSLRs will accommodate just about any lens ever made for their film predecessors.They will not use all the a... Read More »

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How to Use Film Camera Lenses on Digital Cameras?

Many film photographers have older lenses that are left over from their film days. One of the most asked questions is how to use film camera lenses with their new digital cameras. It is very simp... Read More »

Will Canon Film Lenses Work On digital cameras?

All EF series lenses will work on any Canon EOS series SLR, digital or film. EF-S series lenses will NOT work on film SLRS or Full-Frame digital bodies (5D and 1 series). They only work on 10D-60D... Read More »

Do they make digital cameras with manual apertures that are not SLRs?

Answer Yes .... The Olympus C-8080.[Spelvin adds] Canon currently has more than 10 models in production that have that feature. All of them have shutter priority as well. Panasonic (with Leica len... Read More »

Can Canon EOS Rebel XS 35-85mm film lenses be used with Canon EOS digital cameras?

The Canon EOS Rebel XS camera lens is officially called a Canon EF or EF-S series lens. A 35-85mm lens in the EF/EF-S series is compatible with any Canon EOS digital camera that uses the EF or EF-S... Read More »