Recognition Target (still image/movie)

still image, movie, slow&quick motion

Selects the target to be recognized with the [Subject Recog in AF] function.

  1. MENU (Focus) → [Subject Recognition][Recognition Target] → desired setting.

Menu item details

Recognizes human faces/eyes.
Recognizes animal eyes.


  • To make the camera recognize animal eyes, compose the shot so that the animal’s eyes and nose are within the angle of view. Once you focus on the animal’s face, it will be easier to recognize the animal's eyes.


  • When [Recognition Target] is set to [Animal], the following functions cannot be used.
    • Face Priority in Multi Metering
    • Regist. Faces Priority
  • Even when [Recognition Target] is set to [Animal], the eyes of some types of animals cannot be recognized.