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Old Sep 14, 2002, 2:14 AM   #1
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Default AF-S Lenses (For Ron and Steve, et al)

My understanding of AF-S lenses, is that they take over the AF of the camera. So, would the D1x and D100 have the same focusing speed if paired with an AF-S 80-200, 28-70, or 17-35? Obviously the cameras will not have the same buffers, but will the AF be just as quick? I'm trying to clarify this issue.

In addition, I take it that AF lenses, are quicker on the D1x because of the MultiCam1300 vs. the 900 on the D100.
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Old Oct 1, 2002, 9:47 PM   #2
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The focusing speed should be pretty much the same, but tracking will be slower with the D100 due to the AF sensor arrangement.

Standard geared lenses are quite a bit quicker on the D1-series...
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