I hate Auto-ISO (there I feel better now).

Started May 9, 2012 | Discussions thread
DPFranz
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I use it constantly unless on tripod, because...
In reply to Al Giordano, May 10, 2012

It does precisely what I would do manually. I mostly shoot aperture priority, and for handheld, I'm going for the lowest possible ISO while still maintaining a desired shutter speed - this is exactly how auto ISO works, so...I can't think of any reason not to use it.

Al Giordano wrote:

Many folks have been asking for Auto-ISO on dslr's for a while and using it on the D800 just gives me fits. I don't like it and I've turned it off.

Someone please tell me why this is useful for meaningful photography??? I'm an old dog, but I'm willing to listen....:-)

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