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Old 01/11/2008, 02:16 PM
Reefworkschris Reefworkschris is offline
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Nikon Settings help

I have a d40x and just bought a sigma 105mm macro and can't focus on anything. Apperently it doesn't have seperate focus and zoom rings so I don't know what i'm doing. What settings should I put the camera and any other help would be great.
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Old 01/11/2008, 02:25 PM
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I shoot Canon so I'm not familiar with your camera but that's a single focus lens so there is no "zoom."

It has a focus ring to focus but to "zoom" you'll need to physically move yourself further from, or closer to, your subject. To switch between manual and automatic focus you push or pull the focus ring. Toward the body is MF, toward the end of the lens is AF. There is also a limit switch to help AF work faster. If you're focusing on a macro subject you should switch it to "full."
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