ZoomBrowser Focus Point Identification

Started Feb 7, 2010 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Olga Johnson MOD Forum Pro • Posts: 22,680
Re: ZoomBrowser Focus Point Identification

slr_SoFL wrote:

I recently tried shooting a few of my son's soccer games letting the camera select the focus point after years of just using the center point. I thought that ZoomBrowser would show which point the camera had chosen for each picture, but alas it is just showing that all the points were selected.

Is there something I am missing? Is there a way to discern which point was chosen by the camera (beyond the obvious "what looks most in focus")?

I suspect that you use AIServo with all points active. If you use AIServo with all points active, it will show you all points lit up.

Showing the focus points is not that sophisticated. If, for example, you focus and recompose, the point that you focused on will not be shown. It will center the focus points over the final frame and show you the active point on something else.

-- hide signature --

Olga

 Olga Johnson's gear list:Olga Johnson's gear list
Canon G3 X Canon EOS Rebel T4i Canon EOS M Canon EOS Rebel SL1 Canon EF 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye +16 more
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow