Taking Pictures in R (E AUTO) Mode
Press the shutter button halfway
If the camera is able to focus, it will beep twice
and the indicator lamp will glow green.
If the camera is unable to focus, the focus frame
will turn red, s will be displayed, and the
indicator lamp will blink green. Change the
composition or use focus lock (P 35).
Smoothly press the shutter button
the rest of the way down to take
b The Shutter Button
The shutter button has two positions. Pressing the
shutter button halfway (q) sets focus and exposure;
to shoot, press the shutter button the rest of the way
Press halfway Press the rest of
the way down
If the subject is poorly lit, the AF-assist illuminator may
light to assist focus (P 99). For information on using the
flash when lighting is poor, see page 38.