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Garrett Hayes

Lucan, Ireland, IE
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Garrett Hayes Gold Member Nikonian since 03rd Nov 2004
Tue 29-Jul-08 09:16 AM | edited Sun 24-Aug-08 07:30 AM by jrp

When using a DX lens on the D700, as pointed out in the manual and various reviews, the camera detects the DX format and creates a rectanglar box in the viewfinder showing the area covered.

But if you attach a non Nikon lens, such as any of the Sigma DC range, this does not occur and you get a vignetted image.

This is a bit disappointing but as long as you are aware of this, I suppose it is not an issue.

Now who wants to buy as those Sigma DC lenses?

GH

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