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Canon EF body + Arri PL lens


Even PL lenses can be mounted on EF cameras if you want to.

The PL bayonet is actually more of a video camera receptacle for 16mm and 35mm sizes, with a flange focal depth of 52mm and diameter of 54mm. Developed originally by Arri, the PL is the abbreviation of "positive lock", and with the proper solution, compatible with their earlier, Arri Bayonet receptacle is.

As the figures show, there are no issues with mounting a PL on an EF camera. A good choice might be the FotodioX adapter, which is compatible with every Canon EOS body. Adapters by other manufacturers can be found here:

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In terms of compatibility, we distinguish four separate categories:

This means that you'll be able to apply the lens on the camera in question with a proper adapter, and full focus range will be available with it (often with aperture control too). If AF is supported, you'll see it in the description.
This means that due to the flange focal depth or other factor this conversion would be normally unfeasible, but with some compromises (e.g. using a speedbooster adapter) can be made possible.
This means that the flange focal depth should make mounting and using inifinty focus possible, but for some reason there are no adapter rings available or other factors make it unviable.
This means that you won't be able to mount your lens due to mechanical incompatibility or the difference in flange focal depth doesn't make inifinity focus possible. Although numerous lenses can be mounted on cameras without infinity focus, but this cannot be considered actual compatibility.

Additional information for compatible variations:

manual focus (on the lens, with its own control ring)
autofocus available (AF controlled by the camera body)
manual aperture control (on the lens, with its own control ring)
automatic aperture control (controlled by the camera body)
speedbooster (focal reducer) adapters are available
macro (variable length) adapters are available
tilt-shift (or other flexible) adapters can be used

If you'd like to read more in-depth about compatiblity, you'll need to get familiar with flange focal depth, see this article.