Article ID : 00090081 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

When an A-mount lens is attached, is there a function that allows the user to check the focus by magnifying an image?

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Use the Focus Magnifier function.

Set it up as follows.

  1. MENU - image(Camera Settings) - Focus Magnifier
  2. Press imagein the center of the control wheel to enlarge the image and select the position you want to enlarge using the up/down/ left /right side of the control wheel.
  3. Confirm the focus.

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You have to set this setting each time you shoot an image. If you want to use this function frequently, it is recommended that you assign [Focus Magnifier] to a custom key.

For example, the Focus Magnifier function can be assigned to the Custom 2 (C2) button as follows.
MENU - image (Custom Settings) - Custom Key Settings - Custom Button 2 - Focus Magnifier

You can also assign the function to a different key. For details, refer to the Instruction Manual.