Sony V1 + Mercury Optics Wide Angle adapter 0,45X - focus problem

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by TSK-TSK, Dec 11, 2004.

  1. TSK-TSK

    TSK-TSK Guest

    I have bought from eBay a Wide angle adapter (tube + macro lens + wide
    angle lens), made by Mercury Optics (Japan).
    When I put it on my camera a new display icon appears, telling me
    about the adaptor on the lens (the tube press a little switch on the
    Sony original lens). In this operating mode, zoom, IR lamp (N.Framing
    and N.Shot) and focus control don't work (disabled). But the Camera
    doesn't focus well... my photos are all blur!!!
    The adapter can be mounted only in this way (no other combination
    How can I take focused photos?

    Thank's all!
    And Have a nice Xmas...

    TSK-TSK, Dec 11, 2004
    1. Advertisements

  2. TSK-TSK

    Pete D Guest


    Not sure what is causing your problem but I would head over to , they will sort you out.


    Pete D
    Pete D, Dec 11, 2004
    1. Advertisements

  3. TSK-TSK

    chrlz Guest

    Also, try putting camera in macro mode if you can, some addon lenses
    only work well if the original lens is close-focussed..
    chrlz, Dec 12, 2004
    1. Advertisements

Ask a Question

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments (here). After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.