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Lens i'm looking at a quantaray 500mm/1000mm would it fit my sony alpha a 230 with out an adapter?

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The Sony ALpha camera actually use a Konica/ Minolta lens mount. a 500 or 1000mm lens won't have any really mechanical connection to make, so if you can find the lens with a Minolta mount , it should fit. BTW- most of those long lenses require a T mount adapter to fit on ANY camera-

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Check the converter, it probably has the T-mount screwed onto it.

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Hi there my D40 doest want work with this lens its saying lens not attached why? its only working on M profile. is that fault or is it ok? thank you lots


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http://shop.ebay.com/items/_W0QQ_nkwZminoltaQ20canonQ20
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here is a link to an ebay search for minolta to canon eos adapter, they sell for just about every camera. i know it sucks, buying a new camera that wont work with your favorite lens, but i think you might be better served focusing (couldnt help myself) on camera features and pricing. i own a canon dslr and love it. sigma has a cool dslr. it has a three layer image sensor, with a removable on sensor ir filter. the ir filter thing is really cool.

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THIS IS A CHEAP LENS (<$50 VALUE) SO I WOULDN'T LET IT DRIVE YOUR DECISIONS!!

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