(third-person singular simple present autofocuses or autofocusses, present participle autofocusing or autofocussing, simple past and past participle autofocused or autofocussed)
- To focus automatically.
- My camera makes a funny sound when it autofocuses.
- The camera was autofocused before the picture was taken.
auto- + focus
autofocus - Computer Definition
A feature of all digital cameras that automatically aligns the lens to make the subject in the image sharp (in focus). Pressing the shutter button halfway down generally displays a rectangle in the viewing screen indicating where the camera has identified the subject. See focal length.