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Old Jan 4, 2013, 10:01 AM   #1
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Default Canon T1I does not autofocus

I am having trouble with my Canon T1I. I will not auto focus on objects up close (within 4-5 feet). It takes pictures from a distance fine but not up close. Any ideas what could be wrong? I have tried to take up close pictures in many different lighting situations with no luck. Worked fine until yesterday...
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Old Jan 4, 2013, 12:22 PM   #2
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Have you tried selecting a specific AF point on the camera ?
What lens are you using...?
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Old Jan 4, 2013, 2:20 PM   #3
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What lens are you using, you might be too close to subject and exceeds it's min focal distance. Also as simon said, try using a single focus point if you are above the min focal distance.
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Old Jan 4, 2013, 2:29 PM   #4
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Or, if you have a nice fancy telephoto you might have a focus limiter on it that you might have switched inadvertently.
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Old Jan 5, 2013, 3:07 AM   #5
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Does the lens happen to have an infinity lock of some sort.

I've set infinity on my m4/3 and if I forget, I might take a few shots before I notice.
I've had it in manual focus and not noticed immediately, too.
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