D800 Firmware Update Focus Improvement!

Started Apr 2, 2013 | Discussions thread
m_appeal
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Re: Again, I am using only one point for these
In reply to pixncolour, Apr 6, 2013

So how the hell are you supposed to pick the point that you want? If this is is normal behavior, why call this single-focus point mode if the camera will just do whatever the heck it wants

pixncolour wrote:

You're absolutely right GroWeb in decribing how the current AF-C S functions. I tested my D800E AF focus (AF-S and AF-C S) and I entirely agree with what you've observed. My D800E behaved the same way. Well, it's just the way the new AF-C S works -- unfortunately, some people may not agree on this peculiarity.

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