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autofocus

(ˈɔːtəʊˌfəʊkəs)
n
(Photography) another name for automatic focus

au•to•fo•cus

(ˈɔ toʊˌfoʊ kəs)

adj.
1. having the ability to focus automatically: an autofocus camera.
n.
2. the ability of a camera or lens to focus automatically.
[1955–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.autofocus - an optical device for focussing a camera or other instrument automaticallyautofocus - an optical device for focussing a camera or other instrument automatically
optical device - a device for producing or controlling light
Translations

autofocus

[ˈɔːtəʊfəʊkəs] N (Phot) → autofoco m, autoenfoque m

autofocus

n (Phot) → Autofokus m
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This high-speed, high-performance tracking AF system is paired with a new-generation Bionz X image processing engine that together allows the camera to acquire focus in as little as 0.02 seconds and maintain subject lock extremely effectively, ensuring even the fastest moving subjects can be tracked and captured with ease.
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Additionally, the RX100 VI features an efficient Fast Hybrid AF system with 315-point phase-detection AF points on the sensor that can acquire focus in as little as 0.03 seconds, the world's fastest AF acquisition time for 1.0-type sensor cameras.
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