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  • Searle attempts to define the determinate-determinable relation and to eliminate hybrid, cross-type conjunctive and disjunctive predicates by using only the relation of predicate entailment.

    Determinates vs. Determinables

  • If no pile strips are used, wet and dry sawn timber is stored in the following types of piles: cross-type piles, triangular piles, shear-type piles.

    5. Construction of Sawn Timber Piles

  • The high-performance camera features a new Canon 16. 1megapixel CMOS sensor and a 45-point Auto Focus system with 39 cross-type sensors, providing a selection of precise focus areas across the frame. - Front Page

  • For swift and accurate focusing, the EOS 550D features a 9-point AF system with one extra-sensitive cross-type point at the centre for f/2.8 or faster lenses.

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  • It shoots at 18.1 megappixels, with an ISO range of 100-6400 (extended up to 12,800), with a 9-point AF (only the center point is cross-type though) and the 7D's IFCL 63-layer dual-zone metering system, but adapted for the 9 AF points.


  • Moreover, it utilises 15 powerful cross-type sensors in the centre of the frame to give you the ultimate in detection performance with any AF NIKKOR lens of f/5.6 or faster.

    Photography Tips

  • The PENTAX 645D's new SAFOX IX + wide-frame autofocus system features 11 sensor points (with nine cross-type sensors positioned in the middle) to assure the extra-high-precision focusing demanded of medium-format digital SLR cameras.

    Akihabara News

  • The EOS-1D Mark IV Digital SLR camera's new autofocus system features 45 selectable AF points including 39 high-precision cross-type focusing points along with a newly redesigned AI Servo II AF predictive focusing algorithm capable of tracking fast moving Super Bowl athletes or other moving subjects accurately at speeds up to 10 frames per second.

    Imaging Resource News Page

  • It seems to me that the central point being cross-type somehow confuses the AF system as it (I assume) has more data to interpret.

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  • Canon EOS-1D Mark IV announced on October 20, 2009 is a single-plate CMOS sensor 16.1 megapixel image stabilized digital camera that has been designed for the professional photographer that features a 45-point Area AF sensor including 39 cross-type AF points, an ISO range from 100 - 12800, HD movie with manual exposure control and multiple frame rates, 10.0 fps continuous shooting, 3 inch LCD, magnesium alloy body, and camera dimensions (WxHxD) 68.4

    Digital Camera Reviews


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