Having problems with your Sony Digital Cameras ?
I have a Sony A100 digital SLR camera (absolutely brilliant and highly delighted with it) I use both an 18-200mm and a 75mm-300 main lens but am now thinking of attaching the Kenko Teleplus MC-7 DG 2X AF converter. Will I still be able to use autofocus or will I have to use manual using different settings, if so WHY? Please keep answer as non-technical as possible.
You should be able to Auto focus using this lens as in the name of this lens only it says AF which stands for Auto Focus.
I have a Canon with converter on it and it does autofocus. I cannot see why it would not work on a Sony. i like the Sony too they are excellent cameras when they are working. The autofocus is sort of like radar It uses a signal to bounce of the object, depending where you have set the weighting ( centre L R or an average. These are those square blocks you see in the viewfinder that flash red or green when you press the trigger half way. The camera measures the distance, calculates the best focus from the weighting that is set and takes the picture.
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I have a Sony A100 digital SLR camera (absolutely brilliant and highly delighted with it) I use both an 18-200mm and a 75mm-300 main lens but am now thinking of attaching the Kenko Teleplus MC-7 DG 2X AF converter. Will I still be able to use autofocus or will I have to use manual using different settings, if so WHY? Please keep answer as non-technical as possible. Many thanks Roy Hannell
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