Choose whether the shutter-release button can be used to focus.

Option

Description

[Shutter/AF-ON]

The camera focuses when the shutter-release button is pressed halfway.

[AF-ON only]

The camera does not focus when the shutter-release button is pressed halfway.

  • Highlighting [AF-ON only] and pressing 2 displays [Out-of-focus release] options.

Option

Description

[Enable]

Photos can be taken whenever the shutter-release button is pressed (release priority).

[Disable]

  • Photos can be taken only when the camera is in focus (focus priority).

  • Focus using the AF-ON button or other controls to which AF-ON has been assigned.

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