D7000 focus with 70-300 VR. Strange focus issue. What settings do you use?

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Alex Yantifovich
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D7000 focus with 70-300 VR. Strange focus issue. What settings do you use?
Sep 25, 2012

My settings -

I have the back button set to AF-ON continuous focus. Using single point focus in the center.

When I focus the camera never locks on. It constantly hunts for focus. What is a better way to set camera focus with that lens so it can lock focus?
Has anyone else experienced this behavior?

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Nikon D7000
Nikon 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5G AF-S DX
Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR
Nikon 50mm f/1.8 AF
Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro
Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX DC HSM
Nikon SB-600
Manfrotto 190XDB / 486RC2 Ballhead

Nikon D7000
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