Testing the tracking with the A6000 and 16-70

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dquangt
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Re: Testing the tracking with the A6000 and 16-70
In reply to 40daystogo, 5 months ago

LSF wrote:

How did you keep the focus on the dog with the ball?

I was a good distance away so I aimed at her and focus locked on her and with AFC it followed her.

How do you lock the focus on a subject? I was playing with the A6000 in a store, and during AF-C there is no central spot appearing on the screen, so I'm not sure how you indicate to the camera that is the intended main subject? Sure, with one subject there's no issue, but when there are multiple subjects even initially close together - as the dogs were at the start - just how do you indicate to the A6000 what is the main subject?

There are multiple settings you can set for the focus field. The default I believe is wide which doesn't show a focus box. Personally I usually use flexible spot, medium.

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