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D3200 Focus Priority Only ?

Bass rock

Scotland, UK
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Bass rock Registered since 21st Dec 2007
Mon 18-Jun-12 10:26 AM

A quick question for D3200 users. Can you switch from focus priority to release priority ?

I had a D3100 and it would only use focus priority. Given I prefer to focus using the central focus point and recompose, the camera often refused to take a picture if the central point ended up over an OOF area, or where there was no contrast, like a clear blue sky.

That drove me nuts and I don't want another camera that tries to tell me when I can or can't take a picture !!

I sold the D3100 because of this, although in other respects it was a good camera as a small back-up to my D700.

North Berwick, Scotland

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