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Panasonic lumix G5 - manual focus

cmiller 5 18 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 3:39PM
I've just bought a G5 but cannot find out how to make the focus ring on the lens manually focus the image. I suspect it may be something to do with the settings but cannot suss it out. Anyone any ideas?

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mikehit 8 8.0k 13 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 3:57PM
Switching to manual focus is done in the menu. I think it is in the custom menu under AF+MF
cmiller 5 18 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 4:17PM
Duh! Why didn't I think of this before? I've just looked on YouTube and found a vid explaining that you have to go into the quick menu and look for focusing types. And guess what - it works! Thanks for the response mikehit - I'd already tried the custom menu without success, I didn't realise the quick menu provided shortcuts.

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