Setting the AF frame (Set the AF frame to the center point only) SD980 IS.

Article ID: ART131214 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


When [AF Frame] is set to [Fixed frame], the camera fixes the focus on the subject captured by the center AF frame, so it is easier to focus on the subject you want to capture. This section explains the process of setting [AF Frame] to [Fixed frame].

  • When the [Shooting Mode] is set to [Fireworks] () or [Stitch Assist] (), [AF Frame] will automatically be set to [Fixed frame], so the following procedures are not required.
  • The following explanations are provided based on the assumption that the [Shooting Mode] is set to [Program AE] ().
  • To set [AF Frame] to [Fixed frame], it is required to preset the < Mode Switch > to [Shooting] ().

1. Press the < Power > button on the camera.

2. Press the < MENU > () button.

3. The following screen appears.

Operate the < directional buttons > to select the [Shooting] () tab.

Operate the < directional buttons > to set [AF Frame] to [Fixed frame].

After the settings are completed, press the < MENU > () button.

4. The following screen appears.

If the frame is displayed at the center of the monitor, this completes the setting process.



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