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D800 not focusing in Live View with Sigma 50mm f/1.4

newbird

Neuville, near Quebec City, CA
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newbird Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 25th Apr 2006
Fri 03-Aug-12 03:02 PM

Hi,

When testing for left AF issue, I discovered that this lens doesn't focus in Live View. It is a lens bought about 3 years ago.

My two other Sigma (150mm f/2.8 bought 2 years ago, 85mm f/1.4 bought one month ago work properly). All my Nikon lenses work properly as well.

I also noticed that with this 50mm lens, my D800 doesn't show the left AF issue while it does with my Nikon 28mm f/1.8.

Any idea ?

Thanks

Yvan
Quebec Fine-Art Landscape Photographer
http://yvanbedardphotonature.com

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