[AF/MF SETTING] (Movie Recording)
Adjust focus settings for movies.
To display AF/MF settings, press [MENU/OK] in the movie shooting display and select the G ([AF/MF SETTING]) tab.
The options available vary with the shooting mode selected.
Choose the focus area for autofocus, manual focus, and focus zoom (aFocus-Point Selection).
F[AF MODE] ()
Choose how the camera selects the focus point for movie recording.
|[MULTI]||The camera selects the focus area automatically.|
|[AREA]||The camera focuses on the subject in the selected focus area.|
F[AF-C CUSTOM SETTING]
Select focus-tracking options when recording movies in focus mode [C].
Choose how long the camera waits to switch focus when an object enters the focus area behind or in front of the current subject. See “[TRACKING SENSITIVITY] (Still Photography)”.
The higher the value, the longer it takes the camera to refocus when you attempt to switch subjects.
The lower the value, the more likely the camera is to switch focus from your subject to other objects in the focus area.
Adjust the autofocus response speed. Choose higher values for faster response times, lower values for slower response times.
xF[AF ILLUMINATOR] ()
This item is also found in the photo menus (axF[AF ILLUMINATOR] (Still Photography)). Changes to one apply to the other.
F[FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING]
Enable or disable Intelligent Face Detection when recording movies.
|[FACE DETECTION ON]||See “[FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING] (Still Photography)”.|
|[OFF]||Intelligent Face Detection and eye priority off.|
When Intelligent Face Detection is enabled, the camera will focus using continuous AF even when single AF ([S]) is chosen with the focus mode selector. Intelligent Face Detection is not available in manual focus mode.
Choose how focus is displayed in manual focus mode.
|[STANDARD]||Focus is displayed normally (focus peaking is not available).|
|[FOCUS PEAK HIGHLIGHT]||The camera heightens high-contrast outlines. Choose a color and peaking level.|
Options are the same as those for still photography, but settings must be adjusted separately (a[FOCUS CHECK] (Still Photography)).
xF[INSTANT AF SETTING] ()
This item is also found in the photo menus (axF[INSTANT AF SETTING] (Still Photography)). Changes to one apply to the other.
xF[DEPTH-OF-FIELD SCALE] ()
This item is also found in the photo menus (axF[DEPTH-OF-FIELD SCALE] (Still Photography)). Changes to one apply to the other.
xF[AF RANGE LIMITER] ()
This item is also found in the photo menus (axF[AF RANGE LIMITER] (Still Photography)). Changes to one apply to the other.
xF[TOUCH SCREEN MODE] ()
Choose the shooting operations performed using touch controls.
Tapping the display focuses the camera on the selected point. Use the shutter button to start and stop recording.
Tap to position the focus area. Use the shutter button to start and stop recording.
|[OFF]||Touch controls disabled.|
To disable touch controls and hide the touch screen mode indicator, select [OFF] for D[BUTTON/DIAL SETTING] > [TOUCH SCREEN SETTING] > x[TOUCH SCREEN SETTING].
This item is also found in the photo menus (axF[TOUCH SCREEN MODE] (Still Photography)). Changes to one apply to the other.
Touch Controls for Focus Zoom
Different touch controls are used during focus zoom (focus check enabled).
Tapping the center of the display performs the operations below.
|[MF]: Instant AF|
|[MF]: Instant AF|
Tapping other areas simply scrolls the display, whether during still photography or movie recording and regardless of the option selected for touch screen mode.
[FOCUS CHECK LOCK] ()
Choose whether focus zoom remains in effect once movie recording begins.