How to Use the Manual Focus on an SLR Camera?

Answer In SLR photography one of the biggest quality issues photographers find is poor focusing. Many assume an SLR will automatically focus exactly on what you want. This is not necessarily true. Automat... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Use the Manual Focus on an SLR Camera

What are the advantages of manual focus on camera?

you get to focus on other things rather than just the moving subject when on af

Can you use a minolta auto focus lens on a minolta manual focus camera?

No.Wrong flange depth (so even adapted, no infinity focus)No focus control (as you would expect on an MF body)and no aperture control.I'm not sure if the MAF lenses rest with the aperture closed or... Read More »

Can a manual focus film camera fit with the new af lens?

Does anybody know of a camera that is HD with external mic input, good manual focus, and headphone jack?

Your best bet is to go with a DSLR camera. For under $1000 you can get a Rebel T2i and for the audio I would suggest getting a rode videomic. This setup would cost around ($800) for the camera ($... Read More »