How accurate should one expect autofocus to be?

Started Mar 30, 2013 | Questions thread
Truman Prevatt
Truman Prevatt Veteran Member • Posts: 7,394
Re: How accurate should one expect autofocus to be?

Robin Casady wrote:

SixtenB wrote:

Without a split focusing screen, I'm having a hard time manual focusing, and I feel I can't trust the AF to get it right either.

If you don't wear glasses, try using a Nikon DK-17M magnifying eyepiece.

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Robin Casady
"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts."
— Bertrand Russell

For those wanting to manual focus the DK-17M I highly recommend.  I recently added on to my D800 and it really helps.  It makes manual focusing a reasonable alternative.

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