Face/Eye AF

You can shoot portrait images that focus on the faces or eyes of people and animals.

To change the focus target, tap the face of the subject on whom you would like to focus.


  • In the BASIC (Basic) mode, the [Face/Eye AF] function is available while using the main camera in a photo mode.

Turning the [Face/Eye AF] function on

  1. Tap [MENU].

  2. Find and tap the [Face/Eye AF] switch to enable the function.

  3. Close the menu.

    The setting is saved.

Shooting an image using the [Face/Eye AF] function

  1. Point the camera at the subject.

    When the camera detects the faces of people or animals, a detection frame appears.

  2. Tap the face on which you want to focus.

  3. Press the camera key halfway down to focus.

    The camera focuses on one of the eyes with a green frame.

  4. Press the camera key fully down (or tap the shutter button in the BASIC (Basic) mode).