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mackguyver

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Re: Focusing
« Reply #15 on: February 06, 2014, 01:51:07 PM »
I use back-button AF.  Great for birds (bump-focus), useful for focus recompose.  Only downside is if you hand your camera to someone else, but green-square mode cancels back-button AF.
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Re: Focusing
« Reply #16 on: February 06, 2014, 10:16:06 PM »
I use back-button AF.  Great for birds (bump-focus), useful for focus recompose.  Only downside is if you hand your camera to someone else, but green-square mode cancels back-button AF.
Me too!
Me three!  I have so many blurry photos of myself that I actually set C3 to Shutter AF+AE, f/8, Auto-ISO, and other settings to make the shots as idiot proof as possible :)

I usually switch to manual, pre focus, pre zoom, set a very small aperture and then give the camera away. Usually works fine.
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