I love 15yr old Nikon D700 ... why would I upgrade? (Kids, Sports, etc. shooting)

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OP bizmord Contributing Member • Posts: 923
Re: I love 15yr old Nikon D700 ... why would I upgrade? (Kids, Sports, etc. shooting)

john isaacs wrote:

bizmord wrote:

john isaacs wrote:

bizmord wrote:

john isaacs wrote:

My D750 has had back button focus since I bought it.

But hey; who cares?

no it doesn't. It does not have AF-ON button on top right by the shutter wheel. I know you can program the other button AE-L that is close to the eye piece, but that location is not great for focusing.

Yes, it does.

Where?

https://imgsv.imaging.nikon.com/lineup/dslr/d750/img/d750_01_02.png

Right where you said it was.

I tried that position ... wasn't too practical. I know it's just few millimeters to the left, but it was just not in the right place for me. When it is close to the back wheel it felt right. That's why the new D780 just brought it back as a separate button.

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