OM-D: Manual Focus During Video?

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by Arvin, Jul 23, 2012.

  1. Arvin

    Arvin Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 18, 2012
    Hey All,

    Has anyone been able to do manual focusing during video on the OM-D? Am I missing something because I can't seem to find any setting that will allow this.

    I am using the Leica 25 1.4 by the way.
  2. gtbarnes

    gtbarnes Mu-43 Rookie

    May 31, 2012
    San Diego, California
    Gary Barnes
    Not sure if I changed any custom settings to do this, but on mine, pressing the "ok" button (in the middle of the up/down/left/right buttons) brings up a small menu. The 4th option down lets you change focus modes. While there's a dedicated MF option, I actually keep mine on the S-AF[MF] option (4th one, second from the right), which lets me half-press the shutter to focus, then MF during the recording itself.
  3. Arvin

    Arvin Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 18, 2012
    awesome, thanks!