I have enjoyed playing with old manual lenses with my SONY ALPHA 700. But now I am certain that the SONY NEX system is the better solution for that.
On my new blog www.nex-tips.com I will share with you all my experiments with this mirrorless camera and many manual lenses.
Since I have purchased my SONY NEX 3, I enjoy playing with manual lenses more than I did with my SONY ALPHA 700.
And coming soon more and more posts since I am enjoying a lot this SONY NEX system!
Just an overview of what kind of discussions you will find in www.nex-tips.com :
Since v4 firmware a peaking function is implemented. This thing is amazing. It is the first time it is implemented on a photo camera. It is implemented on expensive video camcorders since a long time. When you adjust your focus ring, the screen display in yellow pixels the part of the image which is focused. It is computer in real time using contrast detection algoritms: