Follow the steps below to fine-tune autofocus. Note that fine-tuning applies only with phase-detection AF (viewfinder AF) and is not available during live view. You may have difficulty focusing at infinity or at the minimum focus distance while fine-tuning is in effect.

  1. Tune Focus Rs
  2. Auto Focus Fine Tune Target

Jan 11, 2019  Welcome to the forum, does the 810 have auto fine tune like my D500? Live view as far as i know cancels out any front or rear focus problems due to it focusing on the sensor, unless its needed for a auto fine tune which i never had much luck with on the.

1 Select AF fine-tune.

Highlight AF fine‐tune in the setup menu and press .

2 Select AF fine-tune (On/Off).

The AF fine‐tune (On/Off) option in the AF fine-tune menu is used to turn AF fine-tuning on or off. Highlight AF fine-tune (On/Off) and press .

3 Select On.

Highlight AF Fine-tune(On/Off) and press to enable AF fine-tuning for all saved lenses and return to the AF fine-tune menu (to disable AF fine-tuning, select Off).

4 Select Saved value.

To fine-tune focus for the current lens, highlight Saved value and press .

5 Select a value.


/download-vst-nexus-22.html. Select positive values to shift the focal point for autofocus away from the camera, negative values to shift it towards the camera.

The camera can store values for up to 20 lenses; to fine-tune additional lenses, attach them and repeat the steps above. Note that fine-tuning values are stored by lens name (focal length and maximum aperture) and that only one value can be stored per name, although values recorded with teleconverters attached are saved separately. To delete previously-saved values, select List saved values, highlight the desired lens, and press .

Auto Focus Fine Tune Target

Checking Focus

Photograph the target as described in “Setup” and check focus (if the effect is hard to see in the camera monitor, transfer the picture to a computer, where it can be viewed at higher resolution). Adjust fine-tuning in the desired direction and repeat the process until you are satisfied with the results. Before each shot, change the focus distance by a large amount prior to engaging autofocus.

Other Options

The options in the AF fine-tune menu can also be used for the tasks below.

Storing Values for Additional Lenses

Fine-tuning values for additional CPU lenses can be added using the Default option as described under 'Fine-Tuning'.

Managing Previously-Saved Values

To view previously-saved values, select List saved values in the AF fine-tune menu.

Tune Focus Rs

Lenses are listed by focus distance and maximum aperture, and can also be assigned an identifier as described below. To delete a lens from the list, highlight it and press .

Auto Focus Fine Tune Target

To distinguish them from other lenses with similar names (or, if you own multiple lenses of the same type, to identify the particular lens used for fine-tuning), lenses can be assigned unique two-digit identifiers.
Highlight a lens in the saved values list and press to display the lens identifier. Press or to choose an identifier and press to save changes and exit.