Term - Bayonet lens mount
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Tuesday 19th January 2021
Bayonet lens mount
Method of mounting a lens onto a camera body. The lens is inserted into the camera and given a short turn to lock it into place. Except for a few instances, a bayonet mount camera will not accept bayonet mount lenses made by a different manufacturer. The most common method of lens mounting.
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