Choose how quickly focus responds if something passes between the subject and the camera when AF-C is selected for the focus mode.

Blocked Shot AF Response

  • Choose [5] (Delayed) to help maintain focus on your original subject.

  • Choose [1] (Quick) to make it easier to shift focus to objects crossing your field of view.

  • Regardless of the option selected, blocked shot AF response functions in mode [3] when [3D-tracking] is selected for AF-area mode.

  • If [Auto-area AF] is selected for AF-area mode, blocked shot AF response will function in mode [3] when [2] or [1] is selected.

Subject Motion




Choose for smooth focus when photographing subjects that approach the camera at a steady pace.


Choose for improved response when photographing subjects prone to sudden starts and stops.

A Custom Settings: Fine-Tuning Camera Settings

a: Focus

b: Metering/Exposure

c: Timers/AE Lock

d: Shooting/Display

e: Bracketing/Flash

f: Controls

g: Video