09-13-2016 12:15 PM - edited 09-13-2016 12:16 PM
I am trying to utilize the Camera Connect App. with my new MKIV. I am able to connect the camera without any issue and download photos and change settings. My issue seems to be Auto Focus. Are you not supposed to be able to select a focus point on your iPhone with your finger and the camera should automatically focus on that spot? If so, this doesn't seem to work for me. The only way to focus is to either use the Manual Focus Option OR go into options and select the AF Button to appear and then use it to force the camera to Focus. In Live View you simply press the area you want to focus on, I would expect the same to be true if pressing an area on the iPhone screen, but this doesn't seem to work?
09-15-2016 08:45 PM
In order for ourselves and the community to help you, we would need to know which version of the iOS is currently installed on your phone.
09-20-2016 10:37 PM
I have provided more detail. Please assist, thanks.
09-20-2016 10:48 PM
The forum is not intended for immediate assistance, but is designed for your fellow Canon owners to help each other out with any problems they may encounter. We do hope someone is able to assist soon! However, if this is a time-sensitive matter, please reach out to our US-based technical support team via Email at http://bit.ly/CanonEmail or by phone at 1-800-OK-CANON (1-800-652-2666) and they'll be happy to help.
09-15-2016 08:58 PM
09-16-2016 03:10 PM - edited 09-16-2016 03:10 PM
I also tried it with my iPad using the same 10.0.1 iOS and it yielded the same result. If I select the Video button, and click an area on the screen using my finger, the camera does focus as expected. However, as originally posted, once I switch back to the Still Picture mode, I cannot focus on any part of the image by selecting an area with my finger.
03/02/2023: New Firmware Updates Are Available:EOS R7 - Version 1.3.0EOS R10 - Version 1.3.0
2/07/2023: New product announcements!EOS R8 EOS R50RF-S55-210mm F5-7.1 IS STMRF24-50mm F4.5-6.3 IS STMRF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM
Canon U.S.A Inc. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction in whole or part without permission is prohibited.