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Access options for camera controls.


To access control options, press [MENU/OK], select the D ([SET UP]) tab, and choose [BUTTON/DIAL SETTING].


[FOCUS LEVER SETTING]

Choose the functions performed by pressing the center of the focus stick (focus lever) or by pressing the stick up, down, left, or right.

[PUSH]

Option Description
[OFF] Pressing the center of the stick has no effect.
[EDIT FOCUS AREA] Press the center of the stick to view a focus-area display where you can choose the focus area. If [FACE DETECTION ON] is selected for [FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING], Intelligent Face Detection will be temporarily disabled.
[ZOOM] Press the center of the stick to zoom in on the active focus area (aChecking Focus). If [FACE DETECTION ON] is selected for [FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING], Intelligent Face Detection will be temporarily disabled.

[TILT]o

Option Description
[OFF] Pressing the stick up, down, left, or right has no effect.
[DIRECT AF POINT SELECTION] Choose the focus area without leaving the shooting display.
[EDIT FOCUS AREA] Press the stick up, down, left, or right to view a focus-area display and choose the focus area.
[DIRECT AF POINT SELECTION/FACE SELECT] Choose the focus area without leaving the shooting display. If [FACE DETECTION ON] is selected for [FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING], you can also choose the face used for focus.

x[EDIT/SAVE QUICK MENU]

Choose the items displayed in the quick menu during still photography (aEditing the Quick Menu).

F[EDIT/SAVE QUICK MENU]

Choose the items displayed in the quick menu when filming movies (aEditing the Quick Menu).

[FUNCTION (Fn) SETTING]

Choose the roles played by the function buttons (aFunction Controls ).

[COMMAND DIAL SETTING]

Choose the roles played by the front command dial. You can press the center of the dial to cycle through roles in the order [FRONT COMMAND DIAL 1], [FRONT COMMAND DIAL 2], and [FRONT COMMAND DIAL 3].

Option Description
[FRONT COMMAND
DIAL 1]
Assign shutter speed ([S.S. (PROGRAM SHIFT)]) or aperture ([APERTURE]1 to [FRONT COMMAND DIAL 1].
[FRONT COMMAND
DIAL 2]
Assign shutter speed ([S.S. (PROGRAM SHIFT)]), aperture ([APERTURE]1, exposure compensation ([EXPOSURE COMPENSATION]2, sensitivity ([ISO]), or no role ([NONE]) to [FRONT COMMAND DIAL 2] or [FRONT COMMAND DIAL 3].
[FRONT COMMAND
DIAL 3]

 1  Aperture set to [A] (auto) and lens equipped with aperture ring or [COMMAND] selected for D[BUTTON/DIAL SETTING] > [APERTURE RING SETTING (A)].

 2  Exposure compensation dial rotated to [C].

[COMMAND DIAL SETTING] can also be accessed by pressing and holding the center of the front command dial.

[SHUTTER AF]

Choose whether the camera focuses when the shutter button is pressed halfway.

[AF-S]

Option Description
[ON] Focus locks when the shutter button is pressed halfway.
[OFF] No focus operation is performed when the shutter button is pressed halfway.

[AF-C]

Option Description
[ON] The camera focuses while the shutter button is pressed halfway.
[OFF] No focus operation is performed when the shutter button is pressed halfway.

[SHUTTER AE]

If [ON] is selected, exposure will lock while the shutter button is pressed halfway.

Select [OFF] to allow the camera to adjust exposure before each shot taken in burst mode.

[SHOOT WITHOUT LENS]

Choose [ON] to enable the shutter release when no lens is attached.

Options
[ON] [OFF]

[SHOOT WITHOUT CARD]

Choose whether the shutter can be released without a memory card inserted in the camera.

Option Description
[ON] When no memory card is inserted, the shutter can be released to test camera function and the shooting and setup menus can be displayed.
[OFF] The shutter is disabled if no memory card is inserted, preventing accidental loss of pictures taken without a memory card.

[FOCUS RING]

Choose the direction in which the focus ring is rotated to increase the focus distance.

Options
X[CW] (clockwise) Y[CCW] (counterclockwise)

[FOCUS RING OPERATION]

Choose how the camera adjusts focus in response to the movement of the focus ring.

Option Description
[NONLINEAR] Focus is adjusted at the same rate as the ring is rotated.
[LINEAR] Focus is adjusted linearly according to the amount the ring is rotated, but the focusing speed is unaffected by the speed the ring is rotated.

[AE/AF-LOCK MODE]

This option determines the behavior of the button to which exposure and/or focus lock is assigned.

Option Description
[AE&AF ON WHEN PRESSING] Exposure and/or focus will lock while the button is pressed.
[AE&AF ON/OFF SWITCH] Exposure and/or focus will lock when the button is pressed and remain locked until it is pressed again.

[AWB-LOCK MODE]

Choose the behavior of function buttons assigned auto white balance (AWB) lock. Auto white balance lock is used to lock white balance at the value metered by the camera when WA[WHITE PRIORITY], [AUTO], or AA[AMBIENCE PRIORITY] is selected for white balance.

Option Description
[AWB ON WHEN PRESSING] Auto white balance locks while the button is pressed.
[AWB ON/OFF SWITCH] Press the button once to lock auto white balance and again to end the lock.

[APERTURE RING SETTING (A)]

Choose whether the front command dial can be used to adjust aperture when the lens aperture ring is set to [A] (auto); when aperture adjustment via the front command dial is enabled, aperture can be adjusted by setting the shutter speed dial to [A], pressing the center of the front command dial to cycle to [APERTURE], and then rotating the dial.

Option Description
[AUTO] The camera adjusts aperture automatically.
[COMMAND] Aperture can be adjusted using the front command dial.

[APERTURE SETTING]

Choose the method used to adjust aperture when using lenses with no aperture rings.

Option Description
[AUTO +
o MANUAL]
To choose the aperture, set the shutter speed dial to [A], press the center of the front command dial to cycle to [APERTURE], and then rotate the dial. Rotate past minimum aperture to choose [A] (auto).
[AUTO] Aperture is selected automatically; camera functions in exposure mode [P] (program AE) or [S] (shutter-priority AE).
[MANUAL] Rotate the front command dial to choose the aperture; camera functions in exposure mode [A] (aperture-priority AE) or [M] (manual).

[TOUCH SCREEN SETTING]

Enable or disable touch-screen controls.

x[TOUCH SCREEN SETTING]

Option Description
[ON] The LCD monitor functions as a touch screen during shooting.
[OFF] Touch controls disabled.

x[DOUBLE TAP SETTING]

Option Description
[ON] Tap the LCD monitor twice to zoom in on your subject during shooting.
[OFF] Touch zoom disabled.

c[TOUCH FUNCTION]

Option Description
[ON] Enable touch-function gestures.
[OFF] Disable touch-function gestures.

a[TOUCH SCREEN SETTING]

Option Description
[ON] The LCD monitor functions as a touch screen during playback.
[OFF] Touch controls disabled.

[EVF TOUCH SCREEN AREA SETTINGS]

Select the area of the LCD monitor used for touch controls while the viewfinder is active. The area used for touch controls can be selected from:

Option Description
6 All.
0 Right half.
2 Top right quarter.
4 Bottom right quarter.
1 Left half.
3 Top left quarter.
5 Bottom left quarter.
[OFF] Touch controls disabled.