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Reikan FoCal or FocusTune to calibrate lenses with D800...

Craig Bennett

Rio Rancho, US
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"RE: Reikan FoCal or LensTune to calibrate lenses with D800?"

Craig Bennett Registered since 28th Oct 2012
Mon 04-Feb-13 08:18 PM

I use FoCal with no issues. The non-fully automatic mode is due to Nikon's limitation and not FoCal's.

If you want to fine-tune without spending the money, I recommend looking at this link. It was written around Canon, but works equally well with Nikons. I've used it, and the results match what I obtained through FoCal Pro.

http://www.northlight-images.co.uk/article_pages/cameras/1ds3_af_micoadjustment.html

This method is very sensitive, very easy to setup and use. You do not print a target, but use your LCD monitor with the downloaded pattern as the target. On my Apple MacPro Retina Display, I first changed my resolution down to 1024x640 and the pattern was very easy to see when in focus in Live View.

Regards,
Craig

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