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Subject: Re: Olympus OM lenses to Olympus E-500 camera.




"Pvest" wrote in message news:43fe296f$1@news.broadpark.no...
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> "Rudy Benner" skrev i melding
> news:11vs8eng91o6e2@corp.supernews.com...
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>> "Pvest" wrote in message news:43fe206b@news.broadpark.no...
>> I have an old Olympus OM-2 camera with several Olympus OM-system (Zuiko)
>> lenses.
>> Recently I bought a new Olympus E-500 digital camera and I believe that I
>> red some place that these old Olympus OM lenses are compatible with
>> Olympus E-500 cameras? But they have to be used with manual focus, since
>> they don't have any electronics!!
>> I tried to attach one of these lenses to my E-500, but it doesn't seem to
>> fit and I don't wont to force it into the camera socket!!
>> So I wonder if anybody can confirm whether these old lenses can be used
>> in an Olympus E-500 camera or not?
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Pvest.
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>> Seems to me there is an adapter.
>> My first and second SLR cameras were OM-1 and OM-2.
>> Lost in a fire.
>> I am not over it yet.
>>
>> R.
>>
> Yes, you are right. I found an OM adapter when diving deeper into the web.
> But I think some one is making blood money here, when they charge us old
> Om users more than 100$ for a adapter for to enable us to use some of our
> old original equipment.
>
> I actually paid less for an original Olympus 40-150mm digital lens and
> here they are, wanting more than 100$ for a ring (adapter)!! :o(
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>
>
> Pvest

Yes, its sucks.



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