Priority Set in AF-S

still image

Sets whether to release the shutter even if the subject is not in focus when [Focus Mode] is set to [Single-shot AF], [DMF] or [Automatic AF] and the subject is remaining still.

  1. MENU (Focus) → [AF/MF][Priority Set in AF-S] → desired setting.

Menu item details

Prioritizes focusing. The shutter will not be released until the subject is in focus.
Prioritizes the shutter's release. The shutter will be released even if the subject is out of focus.
Balanced Emphasis:
Shoots with a balanced emphasis on both focusing and shutter release.