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02-13-2013, 07:24 PM   #1
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Micro lens adjustments

Hi Guys

jus wondering what peoples thoughts were on adjusting the focus via micro adjustment to match the contrast detect setting ......is this a valid thing to do?

02-13-2013, 07:48 PM   #2
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Yes it is.
There's a good explanation here: http://www.northlight-images.co.uk/article_pages/cameras/1ds3_af_micoadjustment.html

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02-15-2013, 11:57 AM   #3
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Here is a good tool to assist in doing the micro adjustments correctly:
PENTAX DSLRs: Front or Back Focusing Problems? Free test (Lens Alignment) charts for Pentax, Nikon, Canon, Sony, Olympus.
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