NEW AF SYSTEM SPECIAL SITE

AF-C+ Single Point

Spot-focusing on subjects moving backwards and forwards in a straight line

This spot-focus AF-C mode is capable of focusing on a specific area, enabling you to choose both location and size of the point within the focus area*. The types of scenes where this mode may be used is limited, but it is ideal when pin-point focusing is required.

* The number of focus point varies depending on what camera you use.

Perfect scenes

Achieving pin-point focus on the selected subject.

This mode is useful for a subject moving backwards and forwards in a straight line. It is ideal for a sports event, etc. This mode is not suitable for a subject that makes sideways movements.

  • X-T1 / XF18-135mmF3.5-5.6R LM OIS WR | F5.6 1/400s ISO1600 ©Chris Weston (UK)

  • X-T10 / XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR | F2.8 1/500s ISO400 ©Jacky Ley (France)

Recommended lens

  • XF18-135mmF3.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR

    XF18-135mmF3.5-5.6 R
    LM OIS WR

    High magnification zoom equipped with powerful image stabilization and covering up to 206mm*. Very useful for subjects approaching the camera from distance.

  • XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR

    XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR
    XF1.4X TC WR

    Fast telephoto zoom equivalent to a 76-213mm*(107mm-299mm* with 1.4x teleconverter mounted), The constant maximum aperture of F2.8 allows a fast shutter speed to freeze movement while creating beautiful bokeh.

*35mm format equivalent.

TIPS for Auto Focus Setting

  • Focus Area selection screen

    Determining the postion and size of focus area

    Choose the position and size of the focus area*1 in the same way as the AF-S + Single Point combination. Phase detection AF is used on the centrally-positioned larger rectangle area*2 to enable high speed AF.

*1 The number of focus point varies depending on what camera you use. *2 The phase detection pixel area varies depending on what camera you use.

Setting

  • focus mode selector

    01Rotate the focus mode selector on the front of the camera to C position.

  • Autofocus Setting menu

    02In the Autofocus Setting menu, select Single Point in AF mode.

* The setting varies depending on what camera you use. Please refer to the owner's manual for further detail.