Fuji focus distance fault

Started Nov 25, 2012 | Discussions thread
Vic Chapman Veteran Member • Posts: 7,533
Re: Fuji focus distance fault

I agree that if the feature is on a camera then it should work correctly. However, I've seen several mentions about this on all the X cameras and most of the users also have a DSLR. I want to ask just how many ever check the focus distance on their DSLR lens because I never do and I don't know a single photographer who does. Maybe I'm lucky because for distances where it might matter  to know before taking a picture I can tell within a half a foot how far the distance is and certainly enough for zone focusing.

I'm curious - apart from zone focusing using aperture/DoF - why do you need to actually know the distance?


-- hide signature --

The sky is full of holes that let the rain get in, the holes are very small - that's why the rain is thin.
Spike Milligan

 Vic Chapman's gear list:Vic Chapman's gear list
Fujifilm X-Pro1 Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm X-T1 Fujifilm X-T2 Fujifilm X-T20 +14 more
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow