I have a Nikon N90s camera body. Will a Series E 1.8 Nikon lens work on this body in the P and S modes? If so are there any restrictions and if so in what mode?
According to the Nikon Camera and Lens Compatibility Chart at Nikonians.org, no, you will not be able to use Program or Shutter-priority modes on your N90s with AI, AI-S, or E-series lenses.
Quoting a section from the chart:
Nikon Film SLR ... AI,AI-S,E N90s/F90x ... MF1,2
- MF Manual Focus
- 1 Only in A (Aperture Priority) or M (Manual) modes. P (Program) or S (Shutter priority) exposure modes will not function.
- 2 No 3D Matrix Exposure Metering.