You can focus without pressing the shutter button halfway down. The settings for the focus mode dial will be applied.
- Press the AF-ON (AF On) button while shooting.
- When shooting a movie, you can perform auto-focusing while holding down the AF-ON button even in the manual focusing mode.
- Set [AF w/ Shutter] to [Off] when you do not want to perform auto focusing using the shutter button.
- Set [AF w/ Shutter] and [Pre-AF] to [Off] to focus at a specific shooting distance predicting the position of the subject.