Nikon COOLPIX S9700 User Manual

Focus Lock

Focus Lock

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Focus Lock

Focus lock shooting is recommended when the camera does not activate the 
focus area that contains the desired subject.

1

Set AF area mode to Center (

A61).

• AF area mode can be set when the shooting mode is set to j, k, l, or m.

2

Position the subject in the 
center of the frame and 
press the shutter-release 
button halfway.

• Confirm that the focus area 

glows green.

• Focus and exposure are locked.

3

Without lifting your finger, 
recompose the picture.

• Make sure to maintain the same distance 

between the camera and the subject.

4

Press the shutter-release button 
the rest of the way down to take 
the picture.

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