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06-20-2011, 10:04 PM   #1
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Has anyone mapped the AF points on the K-7?

Has anyone gone to the trouble of fully mapping the AF points on the K-7 or K-5 to see how large or accurate the AF indicator squares really are?

06-21-2011, 11:44 PM   #2
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I haven't mapped it, but I did find that my K7's center focus point is larger than the square and is shifted. It is probably centered about 1/2 the width of the square to the left. I haven't bothered checking any of the other points.
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On my K-7 the a/f points are where the LEDs are except the centre bottom one which is way higher up than it should be.

The centre one covers just about the area of the centre circle (two semicircles) graticule on the standard focus screen, the others are much smaller.
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I have not mapped all of my points as of yet and I probably wont go to the trouble. I don't think I have ever used a camera with AF points this large. My center AF point is larger than my center circle. With fast glass it is hit and miss to get precise AF.

Pentax really needs small AF points. I don't care if they add more or not, I just need my center to be small and accurate.


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