Article ID : 00018290 / Last Modified : 10/24/2018

Use Tracking Focus on Your Cyber-shot Camera

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Tap the screen of your DSC-TX10 Cyber-shot® camera to enable Tracking focus. This feature tracks and adjusts the focus automatically, even if the subject is moving.

  • Press the shutter button halfway to lock the focus and exposure settings.

    Tracking Focus

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Use Tracking Focus with Other Features

  • Face Detection
    • You can register a face on the camera and set it as a priority.
    • If the registered face goes in and out of the camera screen, the camera re-focuses on it again.
  • Smile Shutter
    • If you turn on Smile Shutter and register a face, the camera takes the photo automatically only if it detects that person's smile.

Difficult Focusing Conditions

Tracking focus may fail to lock, lose focus, or track a different subject in the following situations:

  • The subject moves quickly.
  • The subject is too small or too large.
  • The subject is the same color as the background.
  • Light conditions are low.
  • The brightness of the light changes.