Idiot question alert - 52 focus points

Started 8 months ago | Questions thread
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Re: Idiot question alert - 52 focus points
In reply to Event_shooter, 8 months ago

Event_shooter wrote:

You're confusing METERING with FOCUSING. Yes it FOCUSES on one point , BUT meters for 52 points and averages that.

It meters around the selected AF point in Matrix mode (not just averaging but more complex than that) or meters off of a selected point in Spot metering.

BTW, 51 points on some cameras, 39 on others.

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