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02-01-2008, 02:41 PM   #1
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Little red auto-focus thing


I have attached some old lenses, one is 300mm, and it won't let me set it to how i want, like when i push the shutter button down it won't take a pic until it beeps, any ideas how to stop that ?

thank, tom

02-02-2008, 02:09 PM   #2
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If you left the switch for the autofocus on AF-C, the shutter won't work till it has focus confirmation from the autofocus sensor (the small hexagon in the bottaom of the viewfinder that tells you focus is on). Try moving the autofocus switch to manual and you should be all right.
02-02-2008, 02:39 PM   #3
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What he said except AF-C should work because it is not focus dependent, if you leave it in AF-S, it won't fire.
02-03-2008, 05:43 AM   #4
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AKiss20 is right, I made a mistake there. French guys sometimes get confused. I just hope your problem is solved.


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