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autofocus

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

autofocus

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

n (Phot) → Autofokus m
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The company claims that the camera has the world's fastest autofocus (AF) acquisition of 0.02 seconds, and comes with an advanced "Real-time Eye AF" and "Real-time Tracking" capabilities.
UltraSpeed Autofocus 2 includes full sensor phase detection autofocus and new laser autofocus to ensure users never miss the shot, while HDR Boost 2 lets users take fantastic photos in any lighting condition.
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Both palm camcorders combine autofocus (AF) function adapted for shooting with a 1.0-type stacked Exmor RS CMOS image sensor, delivering image clarity alongside a range of shooting features.
Autofocus is an important function of an autoscanning microscope.
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This week, a source is claiming that the Galaxy S8 rival smartphone will come with a rear-facing 3D laser system that would allow the device to have better autofocus and enhanced implementation of augmented reality software features. 
But insurers claimed that Accident Exchange was overcharging, using evidence provided by Autofocus to show that cheaper equivalent replacement vehicles were available.
The gang of seven - including Andrew Watts and David James, both from Wirral - all worked for Autofocus Ltd and became caught up in what the judge called "perjury on an industrial scale".