Originally Posted by scott kirkpatrick
Originally Posted by VINCET
On the E-M1:
Originally Posted by Annna T
- Sprocket-D custom menu, LV Close Up Mode is used to control the behavior of the focus assist magnification. Set to mode 1, touching the shutter release cancels magnification; set to mode 2, it does not. Mode 2 is the default.*
- Focus peaking is independent of magnification—there's no such automatic cancellation control, you have to turn it off manually.
* It's unclear from the description whether this works when magnification is enabled manually, or whether when you let go of the shutter release the camera returns to magnification. Experiment...
I suspect there's similar functionality in the E-M5II custom menu.