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5d focus confirmation light
\015 Hi folks! my 5d suddenly stopped having the red focus confirmation light when i press the button half way down? could i have screwed up a setting? any help would be appreciated. much aloha, laura\015
Just a wild guess, but in predictive AI focus mode you need a subject in motion for focus to lock and focus adjustment is continous until the exposure is made, in one-shot AF or manual focus mode focus will lock on still subjects. Super nice camera btw.
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5d focus confirmation light
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