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[Question] Details on the focusing modes.

There are 8 focusing modes.

Available Focusing Modes
Symbol Mode Description
None Multi AF Measures the distances from 9 AF areas and focuses on the nearest AF area. Choose to prevent out-of-focus pictures.
Face-Pri.AF Face-Pri.Multi The camera automatically detects and focuses on faces. If no face is detected, the camera performs as same as [Multi AF].
Continuous AF Subj. Tracking The camera will track the subject while the shutter release button is halfway. You can take a picture in focus by pressing the shutter release button all the way.
None Spot AF Selects one AF area at the center of the picture display to allow the camera to focus on this area automatically.
Multi-trgt AF Multi-trgt AF Takes 5 consecutive pictures while shifting the focus to multiple positions.
MF (Manual Focus) MF (Manual Focus) Enables you to adjust the focus manually.
Snap Snap Fixes the shooting distance to a short distance (approx.2.5m).
∞(Infinity) ∞(Infinity) Fixed the shooting distance to infinity. Infinity is useful for shooting distant scenes.
  • If either [MF (Manual Focus)], [Snap], or [∞ (Infinity)] is selected, the [Pre-AF] feature becomes disabled.
  • If [Multi-trgt AF] is selected, Auto bracketing feature is not available.
  • In S-Auto mode (Scene Auto mode), focus options are not selectable.
  • Available options for the focus mode vary depending on the shooting mode.

The focus setting options are located in Shooting menu.See the FAQ below for the Shooting menu operations.
[About the Shooting menu operations.]

In the Shooting menu, press the ADJ./OK button Up or down and choose [Focus], and then press the ADJ./OK button to the right Right (Flash).
select [Focus]
Press ADJ./OK button Up or down to choose a focus option, and press ADJ./OK button.
Answer ID: edc04021
Date created: September 8, 2010
Date modified: --
Product: CX4
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Category: Hardware specifications
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