Having problems with your Leica V-LUX 1 Digital Camera ?

Is there the equiv of "focus priority shutter release" Comments: Jan 09, 2010 - by "focus priority shutter release" I mean the ability to instruct NOT to allow shutter release (ie FULL depression of the shutter button" UNTIL focus is achieved and confirmed. I have this feature on all my NIKON and OLY pro and prosumer level cameras as well as my Panasonic GH1 (just got this little beauty and love it). I'm asking the question on behalf of a friend who just got the LEICA V-LUX 1. Thanks in ad


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I don't have the V Lux, but based on what the operation manual says, the camera will not work this way. It's designed for you to press the shutter release halfway until you get focus indication, and then to fully press to take the picture.
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\015\012I've never thought of using my Nikons that way, either, so you bring up a good point. I think perhaps the Leica is made so that if the AF comes up wrong or focused on something other than what you want to shoot, it will still give you the ability to take the picture.
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Is there the equiv of "focus priority shutter release"


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