AF speed D700 slower than D3? how come ?

Started Aug 7, 2009 | Discussions thread
photoforfun Veteran Member • Posts: 6,084
Re: After some thousands of pics with both... I want to add...

photoforfun wrote:

..and (especially)after the D700 firmware upgrade, I cannot see any difference in AF speed.
... with AF-S lenses.

If is possible though that with screw driven lenses like my beloved 80-400VR the D3 is faster focusing than the D700. I am convinced it has to do with the battery power though and I'm pretty sure that while using the D700 with battery grip and D3 battery it will be totally the same.

Kindest regards,
Stany
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Kindest regards,
Stany
http://www.fotografie.fr/
http://www.fotografie.fr/fotoforum/index.php

I prefer one really good picture in a day over 10 bad ones in a second...

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