Canon's new 61 pt AF system (1DX, 5D3) smokes Nikon

Started Aug 12, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Peter 13 Veteran Member • Posts: 8,301
the terrible 5D2 with the same lens

Mikael Risedal wrote:

the differences of absolute focus plane which can be in the DOF of F-2,0 - F3,4
depending on the AF accuracy we discuss and what lenses we are using (AF motor)

Hm..., is my 5D2 more consistent then? You know, the one that cannot focus?

Here are 4 consecutive shots (100%, center) of my "beer bottle test", I was trying to choose the right MA value.

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