Procedure for setting the AF mode PowerShot SD30

Article ID: ART124933 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/14/2015


Procedure for setting the AF mode PowerShot SD30


Switching between Autofocus Modes

Although the autofocus function is preset to the AiAF setting (nine AF frames), you can set it to the center AF frame. When the center AF frame is selected, the AF frame will appear in the LCD monitor. The AF frame does not appear when AiAF is selected.

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The camera detects the subject and highlights the AF frames, from 9 available points, that it will use to determine the focus.


The camera focuses using the center AF frame. This is convenient for focusing on a specific part of a subject with greater certainty.

The symbol represents the AF frames as they appear in the LCD monitor.

  1. Press the <MENU> button.

  2. In the (Rec.) menu, select [AiAF].

  3. Use the or button to select [On] or [Off]. You can shoot right after selecting an option.

  4. Press the <MENU> button again to return to the Rec. screen

The center AF frame mode is used when the digital zoom is activated.



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