Odd G1X MK2 focusing quirk

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Re: Odd G1X MK2 focusing quirk
In reply to Mr Sincere, 8 months ago

FWIW I found the same problem with the G1X trying to focus on cars at dusk or just before dark. I found that if I moved the focus point to a point of strong contrast (e.g. the contrast between bumper and darkened grill area) the camera focused much better. Not one photo from that camera was out of focus using this method, so it might be useful info. BTW, I was usually at a pretty small aperture (f8 or higher), so that helped to keep the entire car in focus once I achieved a lock. But I could always get a lock.

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