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 (P 39).
• 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.
FMOVIE AF MODE
This option controls how the camera selects the
focus area for movies.
r CENTER The camera focuses on the subject
in the center of the frame.
The camera continuously adjusts
focus to reflect changes in the dis-
tance to subjects near the center of
Note that in u mode, the camera focuses continu-
ously, increasing the drain on the battery, and that the
sound of the camera focusing may be audible.
J AE BKT EV STEPS
Choose the size of the exposure bracketing incre-
ment used when O (AE bracketing) is selected in
continuous shooting mode (P 50).
Choose from increments of ±1
3 EV, ±2
3 EV, and
SELECT AF AREA