I like my 5100 more than my D7000.

Started Dec 20, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Kelly M Jones
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Re: I like my 5100 more than my D7000.
In reply to digitalman4242, Dec 22, 2012

digitalman4242 wrote:

tsitalon1 wrote:

I do not dispute that some (maybe even most) d7000 AF issues could be user error.

All I'm saying is that with NO change to my photo capture technique my keeper rate went up at least 40%.

There was an immediate difference in my photos once I acquired the d5100.

Same here.

While not as dramatic, my D600 focuses more consistently than my D7000 despite them sharing the same AF module; particularly in incandescent light. My guess is that some D7000s had AF calibration issues or they tweaked the AF module in the D600. I did eventually get fairly good results with the D7000 in low incandescent light by using 9-point AF-C release priority. In good light or daylight the D7000 was never a problem.

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