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briantilley

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"RE: weak gridlines normal or not"

briantilley Gold Member Deep knowledge of bodies and lens; high level photography skills Donor Ribbon awarded for his support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 26th Jan 2003
Wed 21-Nov-12 07:51 PM

> Maybe someone can verify with their D600 that grid lines
>can stay illuminated or grid lines are not supposed to stay
>illuminated.

Yes, I can confirm that the gridlines (and the AF points) are not meant to stay illuminated.

Depending on the state of Custom Setting a4 (and assuming you have Custom Setting d2 set to "On"), the lines will be illuminated briefly in red:

+ when you try to focus and the camera detects a dark background;
+ every time you try to focus;
+ never.

Either way, the illumination only happens for a second or so.

Brian
Welsh Nikonian

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