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10-21-2011, 08:39 AM   #16
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But, as always, don't mistake the red dot for focus confirmation. It's the green hexagon you should wait for.
Green hexagon? I have never seen it in my viewscreen.

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Green hexagon? I have never seen it in my viewscreen.
PP.122-124 of the Manual.

10-21-2011, 06:43 PM   #18
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green hexagon = focus indicator

two things I didnt see mentioned here when I skimmed, excuse me if they were mentioned and I missed it...

do you have the most recent firmware? I updated and noticed a nice improvement on my autofocus

what lens are you using? is it happening with all your lenses?
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Good point about the green hexagon, I might have recomposed as soon as the red square flashes.

I am on 1.03. The photo was shot with the DA* 16-50mm. My other lens is the Sigma 10-20mm, which has a huge DOF. So I guess I can't be sure whether it is lens specific, I may borrow a friend's FA lenses some time and do some tests.


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