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Manual focus point and number of AF points

mudman2

Jamison, US
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"RE: Manual focus point and number of AF points"

mudman2 Silver Member Nikonian since 14th May 2009
Wed 30-Jan-13 02:15 PM | edited 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

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