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I have 2 quantaray lenses which I brought with my 35mm SRL are these lenses compatiable with Digital SRL cameras???

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    You'll need to provide more information if anybody here is to be of help. We need to know what the lenses are (not just that they're Quantaray, we need to know if they say "AF 28-200mm" or something similar) and what the cameras are. What 35mm SLR do you have? What digital SLR were you thinking of buying?

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Which type of lens mount, what digital camera.
Nikons will fit older Nikon lenses.
Canon it seems only fits AF lenses
Olympus digital only takes their own new mounts.
Minolta lenses will fit the new Sony/Minolta digitals.
Pentax digital will take any K-mount or older thread mount. Need to change some menu setting though. Need a K to 42mm for the thread mounts.
Mounts are all different, so a Canon won't fit a Nikon, Sony or Pentax and vise versa.

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