Having problems with your Pentax K200D 10 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera Digital Camera With Shake Reduction 18-55MM F/3.5-5.6 Lens and 50-200M ?

I've purchased a second hand asanuma autozoom 70-220 which fits ok but wont take a picture and has an "F" on the screen. I have a new Pentax k2000DSLR

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Assuming that you have an Asanuma lens with a Pentax K-mount, does it have an A setting on the aperture scale?
- If it does, you will have to adjust the exposure with the thumbwheel and perhaps the Av button pressed.
- If it does not, then you have to go into the menus [custom setting] and set [uses aperture ring] to [Permitted] and then play with Manual mode.

If you have a screw-mount lens and an adapter, the procedure gets more complicated - and if the lens does not have an Auto/Manual switch then you are stuck with full aperture.
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