#3. "RE: Manual focus point and number of AF points" In response to In response to 2 Wed 30-Jan-13 02:16 PM by mudman2
So you press the release half down, then move the single red box to where you want the focus to be and then fully release ?
Is that a fair description ?
> >Thanks for the reply, I'm not sure if I described my question >clear enough, sorry. What you have explained is true, but I am >not using "auto" AF. Focus is done only where I set >the single AF point to. I did some tests last night an no >matter if I have 39, 11, 9? or 1 point turned on, the single >focus point that I select by moving around the selector is >used to obtain focus and nothing else. > >What is also confusing is that when you look at the back info >display rather than the top display, you see the number of AF >points move around with the cursor movement. I've read the >manual in and out and can't find this explained anywhere. >Again, I think I am missing a crucial piece of knowledge here, >and I'm sure I will have an Ah! moment, but it has not come >yet. > >Pat