Even though we ARE Nikon lovers,we are NOT affiliated with Nikon Corp. in any way.

English German French

Sign up Login
Home Forums Articles Galleries Recent Photos Contest Help Search News Workshops Shop Upgrade Membership Recommended
members
All members Wiki Contests Vouchers Apps Newsletter THE NIKONIAN™ Magazines Podcasts Fundraising

AI conversion for Vivitar lens

Gdogger

Moscow, US
33 posts

Click to send email to this author Click to send private message to this author
Gdogger Silver Member Nikonian since 02nd Sep 2012
Fri 12-Jul-13 04:24 PM

Hello all,

I'm not sure if this is the correct forum to post in, but here goes..

I have a Vivitar 90-180 mm f/4.5 macro zoom. Unfortunately, it is the non-AI mount. What are my options for using this on a D200? I presently have it mounted on a Nikon FM, as that body will handle the lens, with stop-down metering.

If I found a junk AI version of this lens, could I swap the mounts?

Thanks for any ideas.

"It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live."

Marcus Aurelius

G