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How to get sharp pics with the D800?

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"RE: How to get sharp pics with the D800?"

ExtremePic Registered since 23rd Apr 2012
Wed 25-Apr-12 10:10 PM

>>>Could be related to this issue/s???
>>>http://blog.mingthein.com/2012/04/05/and-the-nikon-d800-autofocus-saga-continues-with-some-comments-on-specific-lens-performance/
>>
>>
>>What do others think of this?
>
>The camera has 2 independent AF modes, phase detect
>(traditional) AF and contrast detect (live view) AF.
>If you suspect a problem with the phase-detect AF then put the
>camera on a tripod and use Live Vew AF. Live View will always
>give more consistent focus, because phase detect sacrifices
>accuracy for speed, but if traditional AF is consistently off
>and live view is consistently on, across a wide range of
>lenses, then there's probably something wrong with the phase
>detect AF, most likely the mirror stop is not set correctly.
>
>
>Larry - a Bay Area
>Nikonian

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Thanks.
Who and how can set the mirror stop/do necesary finetunings?

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