Using the Menus: Shooting Mode
• t AREA:
The focus position
can be chosen manually by
pressing the selector up,
down, left, or right and press-
ing MENU/OK when the focus
brackets are in the desired position. Choose for
precise focus when the camera is mounted on a
tripod. Note that exposure is set for the subject
in the center of the frame; to meter an off-center
subject, use AF/AE lock (pg. 33).
• u CONTINUOUS: The camera continually adjusts
focus to reflect changes in the distance to the
subject even when the shutter button is not
pressed (note that this increases the drain on the
• x TRACKING: Position the
subject in the center focus
area and press the selector
left to select tracking. Focus
will track the subject as it
moves through the frame.
SS FACE RECOGNITION FACE RECOGNITION
Once personal information is registered with a
face, the camera recognizes the registered face
and prioritizes focus and exposure to that face.
When playing back the face, the registered infor-
mation (name, birthday, etc.) can be displayed.
1 Select REGISTER from S FACE RECOGNI-
2 Press MENU/OK to turn to shooting
3 Press the shutter button to shoot.
Capture a front face.
CAPTURE THE FACE
ALONG WITH THE GUIDLINE
4 Press MENU/OK to display PERSONAL
SELECT AF AREA