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Posted By: CombatCamera, 11-05-2007, 05:14 PM

Took my little DL to my monthly FTX. It performed very well (for what I paid for it) I do need some filters (UV and neutral density) The light was horrible for most of the day. The AWB sucks, and I'll never use it again. After sundown I had to bump the ISO to 3200. The build-in flash works ok to use as fill-flash. The AF is sooooo slow. I had the shutter pressed all the way down and it will not take the picture. Overall, I'm happy, way better than P&S.

Gus

Last edited by CombatCamera; 11-11-2007 at 08:31 PM.
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11-05-2007, 10:39 PM   #2
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regarding your "...shutter pressed all the way down and it will not take the picture." change to AFC from AFS in your setup menu. In AFC it will take a picture if it's in focus or not, if that helps your situation. Sorry if you already know this.

Kneeling soldier could benefit from several 5 mile hikes with full pack!
11-06-2007, 10:11 AM   #3
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Yeah, I knew about the Single or Continuous focus. Thanks. What you say about the kneeling soldier I think is irrelevant.
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