Originally Posted by dourbalistar
The close focus ability of the Nikkors is a nice feature, but in practice, I think it works better adapted on digital cameras with live view. Are there any RF cameras that have rangefinder focus coupling in the close focus range of the Nikkors? Short of that (no pun intended), I believe you'd have to manually measure to achieve accurate focus.
When I shoot my 5cm f2 Nikkor-H I make sure my strap is adjusted so I can measure 45cm to my subject. This technique requires some practice, but works alright for MFD shooting.