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09-12-2013, 05:57 AM   #1
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AB-82 Split Focus Screen

Hi all,

I recently bought an AB-82 split image focussing screen for my 645D.

Wow! What a difference it makes. I can finally get perfect infinity focus and its great.

Anybody looking for one can find them on Amazon.

Scott

10-06-2013, 01:28 PM   #2
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hi
I was recently outbid on e-bay and can't seem to find any available anywhere. If anyone has one for sale, please e-mail me at:
elsdad@tampabay.rr.com
10-26-2013, 07:52 AM   #3
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Ab82

I found one on Ebay last week. Brand new old stock. They had two for sale. Perhaps someone here got the other one? Very excited to see if I feel the screen improves manual focusing.
11-13-2013, 01:04 AM   #4
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What!?!?

Um, this screen made everything a lot lot worse......like 50 percent shots out of focus. Any tips or links to correct usage of this sort of screen? Thanks in advance.

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If any of you want to sell your AB-82, down the road I'm interested.
02-06-2017, 11:33 PM   #6
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If changing the focusing screen makes things worse then it's probably because it needs to be shimmed to get it in exactly the right place.
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