Odd G1X MK2 focusing quirk

Started Apr 24, 2014 | Discussions thread
snofox Regular Member • Posts: 334
Re: Odd G1X MK2 focusing quirk

FWIW I found the same problem with the G1X trying to focus on cars at dusk or just before dark. I found that if I moved the focus point to a point of strong contrast (e.g. the contrast between bumper and darkened grill area) the camera focused much better. Not one photo from that camera was out of focus using this method, so it might be useful info. BTW, I was usually at a pretty small aperture (f8 or higher), so that helped to keep the entire car in focus once I achieved a lock. But I could always get a lock.

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