Nikon COOLPIX A300 Reference Manual
Focus lock shooting is recommended when the camera does not activate the focus
area that contains the desired subject.
Set AF area mode to Center in A (auto) mode (
Position the subject in the
center of the frame and press
the shutter-release button
• The camera focuses on the subject and
the focus area is displayed in green.
• Exposure is also locked.
Without lifting your finger, recompose
• Make sure to maintain the same distance between
the camera and the subject.
Press the shutter-release button all the
way down to take the picture.