Manual autofocus


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Manual autofocus

There's an even more advanced control that you can take over the focusing in your camera. And this is something that's not available on all camera models. So, if you don't find this on your camera model, it may simply not be there. But I'm going to show you how to set it up, and of course explain what it does. Now here's the basic idea. Normally when you take a picture, you push down the shutter release halfway, and it focuses and meters. And then you push the button the rest of the way, to take the picture. But what if you could take the focusing away from this button, and put it somewhere else? Now, why would you want to do that? Well, here's the basic idea.

On Canon cameras, you have something called the AF on button. And again, on your camera, you'll have to look and see if you have this on there. What I can do by pushing the AF on button, is start the autofocus. But that's only half the story. What I really want to do, is take focusing ...

Manual autofocus
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Manual autofocus provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke as part of the Photography 101

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