Choose whether the built-in AF-assist illuminator lights to assist the focus operation in photo mode when lighting is poor.
|[On]||In photo mode, the illuminator will light as required when AF-S is selected for focus mode or when AF-A is selected and you are shooting in AF-S.|
|[Off]||The illuminator does not light to assist the focus operation. The camera may not be able to focus when lighting is poor.|
The AF-assist illuminator
- The AF-assist illuminator has a range of about 1–3 m (3 ft 4 in.–9 ft 10 in.).
- Remove lens hoods when using the illuminator.
- Do not obstruct the AF-assist illuminator while it is lit.