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Registered: ‎10-16-2017

Back focusing with AF-ON: what about shutter button?

Question...
I prefer focusing with the back af-on button: bottom part of screenshot, blue circle myself same as red square canon suggestion.

But... I set the shoot button on lock exposure (blue circle on top) while canon suggests measuring (red square).

Why? What's the difference?

 

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Posts: 8,066
Registered: ‎08-13-2015

Re: Back focusing with AF-ON: what about shutter button?

The recommend selection does not lock the exposure, but you can use the [ * ] button to lock it.

The function that you have chosen immediate, and always, locks the exposure.

 

You can set the camera however you wish.

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