Focus Standard

If you assign [Focus Standard] to the desired custom key, you can recall useful functions such as focusing on a subject in the center of the screen automatically in accordance with the focus area settings.

  1. MENU → (Camera Settings2) → [Custom Key] → desired key, then assign the [Focus Standard] function to the key.
    • To use the [Focus Standard] function while shooting movies, select MENU → (Camera Settings2) → [Custom Key] → the desired button, and then assign [Focus Standard] to the key.
  2. Press the key to which [Focus Standard] is assigned.
    • What you can do by pressing the key varies depending on the settings for [Focus Area] and [Center Lock-on AF].
When [Focus Area] is set to [Zone], [Flexible Spot] or [Expand Flexible Spot]:
Pressing the key moves the focusing frame back to the center.
When [Focus Area] is set to [Wide] or [Center]:
  • When [Center Lock-on AF] is set to [On], [Center Lock-on AF] is activated by pressing the key. The camera detects the subject positioned in the center of the screen and starts tracking by pressing the center of the control wheel while [Center Lock-on AF] is activated.
  • When [Center Lock-on AF] is set to [Off], the camera focuses on the center point.


  • You cannot set the [Focus Standard] function to [Left Button], [Right Button] or [Down Button].