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Keeps re-focusing in video mode

Hi all
I wonder if you can help. When taking video the auto fucus keeps changing even if you are focused on a still object.

Thanks for your help

Graham.

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    Vladimir Zavodny May 11, 2010

    Hi Graham, I have experienced it too, but it is not that bad. It should catch focus, not trying to catch it forever. Can you tell me how often it refocuses?

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Hi Graham,

this is quite normal, I have just tried that with my camera. Unless I do not move my camera at all, it is quite okay ( I was filming my parrots in a cage ) but if you move it, it needs to focus. It just is not made for serious filming, just occasional short movies. IF you think yours is too bad, make a short movie load it into youtobe and let me know. I will then try to see wether it is not ok.
Vladimir

Posted on Oct 15, 2009

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