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Canon 5d af points...

Hi - this is probably an easy fix i'm just not seeing - the af points on my canon 5d are not displaying (i went into "menu" to make sure it's set as display -on, but still nothing)... and the shutter seems to be very, very sensitive... it's very difficult to focus something and then recompose to make the subject off-center. any help? thanks, b.

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The AF point will luminate very briefly when you press the shutter half way. To change the AF points press the Zoom in button + and then use the dial on the top to select the point you want. If you are not able to do this go into the Menu setting and under custom funtions go to No. 13 and set this to 0:Normal.

To get the image to focus and remain focused while you recompose set the shooting mode to 'One Shot' do this be pressing the AW-WB button them turning the top dial to get to 'One Shot'. When in 'one shot' press the button half way recompose whith out lifting your finger and squeeze all the way when you have recomposed.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Jul 15, 2008

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