TAKO. INTERNET SEIT 1996.
Olympus-OM

Re: SV: [OM] OM body wish list

Subject: Re: SV: [OM] OM body wish list
From: "Terry and Tracey" <foxcroft@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 1998 18:23:04 +1100
> What is that little tab on the back of the lens doing when you crank the
> aperture ring up and down if not coupling with the body?  Is not the aperture
> information integrated with the meter reading in this way even as the lens
> remains wide open during metering?  
> 
> Carl Turner

It gives the relative aperture. All lenses have this lever in the same
position, regardless of full open aperture. A movement of this lever is a stop
decrement in exposure, not changing from f2 to 2.8, fo example.

Foxy

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