D800 Firmware Update Focus Improvement!

Started Apr 2, 2013 | Discussions thread
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MasterOfGoingFaster Senior Member • Posts: 1,255
Sports photographers WANT AF-C to change targets, rather than hunt.

Given that AF-C is designed for moving targets (primarily sports), doesn't it make sense that AF-C would be designed to use adjacent AF points if the primary point lacks contrast?  I sure don't want it to hunt in such a case.  And remember that a sports photographer has trouble keeping a single point on a moving target 100% of the time.

I believe the camera is working properly for the intended use.

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