How does multi-point AF work?

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Jim in Hudson Senior Member • Posts: 2,014
How does multi-point AF work?
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I know this seems like a stupid question that only someone who barely has ever used a camera would ask.  That said, I don't really know.

Most basically, what does the camera do under 5-point AF?  Every point has a "subject" of some type so what drives the selection of the point for focusing?  Manuals (in my case, K30) never really explore this question but I'm sure many here can.  Thanks.

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