CX3 FAQs - By Product

[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.
None Spot AF Selects one AF area at the center of the picture display to allow the camera to focus on this area automatically.
Face-Pri.AF Face-Pri.AF The camera automatically detects and focuses on faces.
Continuous AF Continuous AF Measure the distance from the center AF area and focuses on the subject in the center area. If the subject moves while the shutter release button is pressed halfway, the camera will track the subject while focusing continuously.
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.
In Dynamic Range Double shot mode, [Face-Pri.AF], [Continuous AF], or [Multi-trgt AF] is not available.

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 and choose [Focus], and then press the ADJ./OK button to the right .
select [Focus]
Press ADJ./OK button to choose a focus option, and press ADJ./OK button.
Answer ID: EDC03021
Date created: February 3, 2010
Date modified: February 5, 2010
Product: CX3
Operating system: --
Category: Hardware specifications
Was this information helpful ?

Solved my problem
Somewhat Helpful
Followed the advice, but did not help
This FAQ was not relevant

Did you visit the FAQ before or after the purchase ?


Please send us your feedback on this FAQ.

In order to protect your privacy, do not include any personal information. The feedback will not be encrypted during transmission. If you would like to have a reply, please contact us here.
Useful LINKs:
Do you need other information? Please click any link you want from the following.

Page Top