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Canon 60D, Focus quicker on viewfinder and slower on LCD

 
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Apr 13, 2014 15:51 |  #1

well, i dont know if it's an issue or not.
my 60D always focus quicker when i'm shooting via viewfinder.
but it focus slower when i'm shooting with LCD on
is it normal ?


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Apr 13, 2014 15:53 |  #2

ekfaysal wrote in post #16830663 (external link)
well, i dont know if it's an issue or not.
my 60D always focus quicker when i'm shooting via viewfinder.
but it focus slower when i'm shooting with LCD on
is it normal ?

Yes. Quite normal. The two different methods use two different types of autofocus. AF with live view is the slower of the two.


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Apr 14, 2014 00:00 as a reply to  @ DwainRowe's post |  #3

If you want to speed it up in live view then use "Quick Mode" focusing. This method drops the mirror and focuses using the same method of focusing as in viewfinder focusing.


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Apr 14, 2014 05:33 |  #4

You could try reading pages 160-165 of the manual.


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