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The Sony A1 has very sophisticated and wide-ranging focusing capabilities. This page covers the core features.
- Face/Eye AF
- Focus priority
- AF Illuminator
- Aperture drive
- AF with shutter
- Focus Area
- Focus assistant
- Focus peaking
Focus mode (AF-S, AF-C, self-timer, etc) is controlled by a dial on top of the camera, an annoying change from the Sony A7R IV, because it cannot be done easily without seeing things by looking at the top of the camera (which might be tough on a hillside and/or in the dark).
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