How did they focus on moving subjects in the old days, pre auto focus?

Started May 6, 2012 | Discussions thread
Jeff Seltzer
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It's not that hard...
In reply to flaxseedoil1000, May 8, 2012

Honestly, I don't photograph moving objects much at all. With the XP1, I just switched to continuous, and tried to move the camera with subject. Now, I would never count on it to capture a "once in a lifetime" moving event, but I wouldn't trust my 5DII to, either (mostly, due to lack of skill).

flaxseedoil1000 wrote:

Examples would be great.


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