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Sports AF: Custom Control Assignments

Custom Setting f1 (Custom control assignment) can be used to assign different roles, including focus-related functions, to camera controls such as the Pv and Fn buttons.

Lens Focus Function Buttons

You can use Lens focus function buttons to choose the role played by the focus function buttons when the focus function selector on the lens is set to AF‑L. For fast-moving sports, choose AF-area mode to enable rapid AF-area mode selection.

Lenses with Focus Function Selectors

As of March 2016, the following lenses featured focus function selectors:

  • AF‑S NIKKOR 800 mm f/5.6E FL ED VR
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 600 mm f/4E FL ED VR
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 600 mm f/4G ED VR
  • AF-S NIKKOR 500 mm f/4E FL ED VR
  • AF-S NIKKOR 500 mm f/4G ED VR
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 400 mm f/2.8E FL ED VR
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 400 mm f/2.8G ED VR
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 300 mm f/2.8G ED VR II
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 200 mm f/2G ED VR II
  • AF‑S NIKKOR 200–400 mm f/4G ED VR II