Anyone else upset the new 5DIII looks like it will not fix the AF point Illumination issue?

Started Apr 20, 2013 | Discussions thread
dave_bass5 Veteran Member • Posts: 6,768
Re: this doesn't help track a moving subject

cyrano wrote:

dave_bass5 wrote:

I cant see what wrong with just hitting the top right hand button and illuminating all the AF points, this will show which point is selected. I appreciate it goes off after hitting another button but at least it shows where it is.

This isn't useful when one needs to keep the selected AF point positioned over a moving subject, when both the subject and the background are dark.

Yeah, i can see how its a bit of a pain for some. In that case i would use expanded AF point and AI Servo, but again, not ideal.

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