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10-19-2010, 10:48 PM   #16
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Have you double checked to make sure your view finder is set right?
Do you mean diopter adjustment? If so, I did adjust it for my eyes but that should not influence the result of the split prism. A straight line should be a straight line in the split prism and not shifted.

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Do you mean diopter adjustment? If so, I did adjust it for my eyes but that should not influence the result of the split prism. A straight line should be a straight line in the split prism and not shifted.
When you use AF, do you get the same focus as when you use manual. I tried several focusing screens in my K20, with poor results. I went back and checked my diopter with a focusing chart and found that I had the diopter one click off. (Used the camera in AF with a tripod and checked pics after each shot with several lenses) Now I know how many clicks from the left it should be set to, to be right. My focus problems cleared up right then and there.
In the end, I found that I got better results with a K10 screen in my K20 instead of a split prism.
Go figure?
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