Tag Archives: Autofocus

Canon Announces 77D and Rebel T7i DSLR Cameras With Improved Autofocus

Gear There’s now a mannequin between the Rebel line and the 80D Canon has two new DSLRs on the menu with improved AF. Popular Photography

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New Gear: Fujifilm X100F Gets Improved Autofocus, More Megapixels, and Revamped Controls

Gear Welcome more megapixels and an improved electronic viewfinder The 24.3-megapixel Fujifilm X100F looks a little different than is predecessor. Popular Photography

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Advanced technology guide: autofocus motors

The motors that drive a camera’s autofocus system have changed dramatically since the first one in 1985 Recent lens designs use a range of new focus motors to meet the demands of video The motors that drive a camera’s autofocus … Continue reading

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Fujifilm X-T2 Mirrorless Camera Gets More Megapixels, Faster Autofocus, 4K Video

Gear The sporty one in the X-Series line gets stronger and faster, but not bigger The Fujifilm X-T2 is a 24.3-megapixel machine with revamped autofocus and lots of performance tweaks. Popular Photography

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Advanced technology guide: the modern autofocus

Bob Newman explains how the sophisticated autofocus system on the Nikon D500 stays on track, even when following erratically moving objects The Nikon D500 has 153 AF sensors (indicated by dots here), of which 55 are user-selectable and displayed in … Continue reading

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5 Troubleshooting Steps for When Your Nikon’s Autofocus Stops Working

You’re in the middle of a photoshoot and suddenly you notice nothing in your viewfinder is in focus. Your shutter and AF-ON buttons (if using back-button focusing) do not seem to work. All eyes are on you, and the pressure … Continue reading

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Sony’s New Exmor Stacked Smartphone Camera Sensor Is The First To Use Hybrid Autofocus

Putting phase detection autofocus pixels onto imaging sensors has been something camera manufacturers have been doing for years now, but Sony’s new Exmor 1/2.6-inch 22.5-megapixel sensor is the first to bring that tech into the world of smartphone cameras. The … Continue reading

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How to do Autofocus Fine Tuning on Your Nikon DSLR

Most of the time your equipment does a great job, but every once in a while you may find that under certain circumstances, your photos may seem a little soft. Although there are no less than a million reasons why … Continue reading

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