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Canon Digital Rebel EOS-Does a Quantaray Lens fit?

by Lauretta / October 6, 2004 6:05 AM PDT

I have the Canon Rebel EOS digital and also the Rebel
35mm. When I purchased the 35mm I also purchased the Quantaray 70-300 zoom lens. This purchase was over 5 years ago. I have tried using the lens on my Digital but keep getting an "Error 99". Is the lens too old for this camera? I have no photo stores close by to have it checked and I'm wondering if it is just not compatible.

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Re: Canon Digital Rebel EOS-Does a Quantaray Lens fit?
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / October 6, 2004 10:09 AM PDT

It sounds like a common complaint.

Check out this website. Lots of info about error 99.
Quantaray is made by Sigma.


Here is a clip from the Sigma website:

Q: Are Sigma lenses compatible with my new Canon Elan 7 camera? The Digital Rebel? How about EOS 10D.

A: All current production Sigma lenses for Canon autofocus cameras are fully compatible with the new Elan 7, Digital Rebel or EOS 10D camera. If you have a question about a particular lens, please contact Sigma's service department (in the U.S.) at (631) 585-1144 or via email at <>.


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Re: Canon Digital Rebel EOS-Does a Quantaray Lens fit?
by Lauretta / October 6, 2004 11:10 AM PDT

Thanks for the helpful information. It certainly seems to be a common problem with the camera. I'm more concerned now with the functioning of the camera with my Canon lenses. Sounds as though all lenses are creating Error 99.

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