Func. of Touch Operation: Touch Tracking

You can use touch operations to select a subject you want to track in the still image and movie recording modes.
Select MENU → (Setup) → [Touch Operation] [On] in advance.

  1. MENU (Camera Settings2) → [Func. of Touch Operation][Touch Tracking].
  2. Touch the subject that you want to track on the monitor.

    Tracking will start.

    • When shooting with the viewfinder, you can use the touch pad to select a subject you want to track.
  3. Press the shutter button halfway down to focus.
    • Press the shutter button all the way down to shoot images.


  • To cancel tracking, touch or press the center of the control wheel.


  • [Touch Tracking] is unavailable in the following situations:
    • When [Scene Selection] is [Hand-held Twilight] or [Anti Motion Blur].
    • When shooting movies with [Record Setting] set to [120p]/[100p].
    • When [SteadyShot] is set to [Intelligent Active] in the movie mode.
    • When shooting mode is set to [Sweep Panorama].
    • When [Focus Mode] is set to [Manual Focus].
    • When using the Smart Zoom, Clear Image Zoom and Digital Zoom
    • When using [Smart Telecon.]
    • When [Subject Detection] under [Face/Eye AF Set.] is set to [Animal]