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03-27-2014, 01:12 PM   #31
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QuoteOriginally posted by nomadkng Quote
for those of you stressing over the K5ii(s), don't... the AF still isn't worth the price of admission.

if I had unlimited HD space and weren't so pissed off every time it happens, I could post at least a dozen examples of my K5iis PDAF missing, no make that completely ignoring what I wanted it to focus on using single center point AF. Instead the camera decided a sharp edge as much as 50%!!!! of the image away was more to its liking.

headshots suddenly become blurry but an object in the background along the edge is sharp...wtf?

so far I can think of 3 "once in a lifetime" shots I have lost because of this. when you have one chance to get the shot, the K5 AF is not very comforting
The center point is big, it will likely catch something in the background if it's contrasty. This drove me nuts way too many times too.

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