To track the subject temporarily (Tracking On): You can temporarily change the setting for Focus Area to Tracking while you press and hold down the custom key to which you have assigned Tracking On in advance. You might think it is best to leave it on the factory ‘wide’ setting (as this uses all AF points), but for certain scenes, it is often better to use a zone or flexible spot to get it to focus on what you want. Shoot the face from the front in a brightly lit place. This opens up additional possibilities when using this camera for videography. Another important fact is that in Movie mode, only Continuous AF and MF are available. This will have it search for all kinds of file. If you want to change the device that is permitted to connect, reset the connection information. You can set the effects from level 1 to level 5. The password may be preset in some devices. It's always a good idea to carry a spare, charged NP-BX1 battery. If you want soft backgrounds consider a larger camera as your main camera, while if you prefer everything sharp, there's no reason to have to bother with a bigger camera today. That assumption was completely false. Auto Area Adjust. If you'd rather just one frame, then set LO which is only a few frames per second and lets me shoot just one frame at a time if that's what I want. Sets whether or not to display the Phase Detection AF area. (Type1 (off to the lower DETAIL (B) side) to Type5 (off to the upper DETAIL (W) side)), Limit: Sets the limit level of Detail. It's a direct mechanical catch with no delay. To apply two or more effects consecutively using Beauty Effect, first apply one effect to the image, and then select another effect using left/right. Once set it will drift. Think of this menu as an Instagram app right in your Sony  RX100 VII, with all kinds of retro filters and effects. STD (Standard): The camera automatically sets the shutter speed based on the focal length of the lens. The Sony RX100 VII features an one-inch sensor and has a format factor (sometimes also referred to as "crop factor") of 2.7. You can adjust the interval of the tracking of the subject’s motion. Sets the initial magnification scale when playing back enlarged images. Animal Eye Display: this will show a square around the eye of the animal , indicating focus. 60p 50M/50p 50M: Records movies in 1920×1080 (60p/50p). A fail-proof way of getting the Sony RX100 VII to focus on what you want. You can set whether or not to lock the control wheel when you press and hold the Fn (Function) button. Hint: look for the gold contacts on the battery and match them to the ones inside the camera. Timecode (TC) and the user bit (UB) information can be recorded as data attached to movies. 355 phase-detection points and 425 contrast-detection areas cover 68% of the image, which as you can see is about 100% of the area in which you'd like to focus. Anti-reflection coated LCD behind uncoated plastic. The only person who will hear the mechanical shutter is you, and no one will hear the silent electric shutter. The only other technical limitation of this camera's small sensor is that images in lower light may be somewhat softer than APS-C or Full-Frame, but also much less is in focus on larger-sensored cameras due to their narrower depth-of-field. 30p 100M/25p 100M: Records movies in 3840×2160 (30p/25p). Select NO NAME along the top left to search your card. Shutter Priority / Shutter Priority: Allows you to shoot after adjusting the shutter speed manually. If you have a Wifi-enabled TV, you can see pictures and slideshows directly from your camera through your home wireless network. Point the cursor at Tracking on the Focus Area setting screen, and then select the desired area to start tracking using the left/right sides of the control wheel. 4K electronic stabilization uses so much processing power that it will overheat after about 5 continuous minutes at 4K, so remember to rest it as needed if you're shooting long takes at 4K. 24p 50M: Records movies in 1920×1080 (24p). 60i 24M(FX)/50i 24M(FX): Records movies in 1920×1080 (60i/50i). Turning the RX100 VII off and on won't reset the recalled memory setting. I also can just throw this tiny camera in my pocket; that's why it's called a pocket camera. You set this at MENU > Camera 2 > page 9 of 10 > Mountain Icon Custom Key > Control Ring > Zoom. The camera automatically adjusts the color tones. If you have any problems using the autofocus and are in a situation where you don’t want to miss any shots, revert to Center and just make sure you have your subject centered.