Front-focusing & Back-focusing...Can someone please explain?

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akcli2007 Forum Member • Posts: 70
Front-focusing & Back-focusing...Can someone please explain?

Hi all,

I am sort of new to digital photography, having acquired my very first DSLR (a Canon 400D/Digital Rebel XTi) back in 2007. I frequent this forum a lot, and saw a lot of discussions about front-focusing & back-focusing. When I tried to search for threads that deal with this topic specifically I found nothing. Can someone please kindly explain what front-focusing & back-focusing actually mean?

Thanks,

Alan
Canon 400D/Digital Rebel XTi + EF-S 17-85mm F/4-5.6 IS

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