Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera ILCE-7/ILCE-7R

Auto Obj. Framing (still image)

When this product detects and shoots faces, macro shooting subjects or subjects that are tracked by [Lock-on AF], the product automatically trims the image into an appropriate composition, and then saves it. Both the original and the trimmed images are saved. The trimmed image is recorded in the same size as the original image size.

  1. MENU (Camera Settings) → [Auto Obj. Framing] → desired setting.
    • If trimming is enabled when Live View Display mode is used, will be displayed.
    • After the shot, a frame showing the trimmed area is displayed on the Auto Review screen.

Menu item details

Off (default setting):
Does not trim images.
Automatically trims images into an appropriate composition.


  • The trimmed image may not be the best possible composition, depending on the shooting conditions.