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Old June 30th, 2005, 07:22 PM   #1
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Anyone else do this? (Focus assist trick)

On my little ZR, which I've pretty thuroughly tricked out, I oftentimes use this trick to help me judge focus. I actually temporarily turn on the "D-Effect" of Black and White. It just helps me by removing all chroma from the picture to allow me to properly judge focus, then I just turn it right back off before I shoot. It's a pretty simple and cheap version of a professional B&W viewfinder, but it really does help, especially when you're zoomed in with a short DOF.
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Old July 1st, 2005, 01:21 PM   #2
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Hey, that's a pretty cool trick there, Tom. How is your ZR tricked out? Just curious,
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