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Just wanted to say that I was the biggest skeptic of FoCal, and what I still think is a pretty stupid licensing scheme. But my 70-200 + 1.4x were impossible to MA by hand so I broke down and bought the Pro version. Bad news is that it doesn't work fully auto mode with the 5D3, and it has a myriad of bugs with the 5D3, but damn did it improve the lenses. The 50L can't be helped, of course, but I MAd it at f2 which is where I shoot it, so that made it better.
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Anything the software can do, you can do yourself. I often MA right on the spot when doing events. I am sure this is a great tool for those that don't have the patience or understand the MA strategy, but otherwise, you should be able to do it yourself. It really isn't that hard as long as you have a high contrast object that lies on a surface that gives you a great idea of where your focal plane lies as you change values.