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5Dmk3 + 100mm Macro f2.8... How's the AF speed?

Started Nov 23, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: 5Dmk3 + 100mm Macro f2.8... How's the AF speed?
In reply to Dave Seeley, Nov 28, 2012


It's one of the fastest lenses I've ever used. Some may say it is slow when it hunts; this is because it's a macro. A macro lens has a much greater focus range to cycle through compared to a standard lens. At comparable focus ranges, it is insanely fast to focus.

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