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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 the focus stick (focus lever).

Option Description
LOCK (OFF) The focus stick cannot be used during shooting.
PUSH n TO UNLOCK Press the stick to view the focus-point display and tilt the stick to select a focus point.
ON Tilt the stick to view the focus-point display and select a focus point.

xEDIT/SAVE QUICK MENU

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

FEDIT/SAVE QUICK MENU

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

FUNCTION (Fn) SETTING

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

COMMAND DIAL SETTING

Choose the roles played by the command dials.

Option Description
FRONT COMMAND DIAL 1 Assign shutter speed (S.S. (PROGRAM SHIFT)) or aperture (APERTURE* to FRONT COMMAND DIAL 1.
FRONT COMMAND DIAL 2 Assign shutter speed (S.S. (PROGRAM SHIFT)), aperture (APERTURE*, sensitivity (ISO), or no role (NONE) to FRONT COMMAND DIAL 2 or FRONT COMMAND DIAL 3.
FRONT COMMAND DIAL 3
REAR COMMAND DIAL Assign shutter speed (S.S. (PROGRAM SHIFT)), aperture (APERTURE*, sensitivity (ISO), or no role (NONE) to the rear command dial.
EXP. COMPENSATION ASSIGNMENT Exposure compensation can be adjusted using either or both of the front and rear command dials while the d (exposure compensation) button is pressed.

* Aperture ring rotated to A or C in mode A (aperture-priority AE) or M (manual).

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

You can also press the center of the front command dial to cycle through settings in the order FRONT COMMAND DIAL 1, FRONT COMMAND DIAL 2, and FRONT COMMAND DIAL 3.

COMMAND DIAL DIRECTION

Choose the direction in which the command dials are rotated to choose values. Settings for the front and rear command dials can be adjusted separately.

Option Description
- ––––– + Rotate the dial right for higher values or to move to the next item.
+ ––––– - Rotate the dial left for higher values or to move to the next item.

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
XCW (clockwise) YCCW (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 WAWHITE PRIORITY, AUTO, or AAAMBIENCE 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.

EXPO. COMP. BUTTON SETTING

Control the behavior of the rear command dial and the button to which exposure compensation is assigned. If d ON WHEN PRESSING is selected, exposure compensation can be adjusted by holding the button while rotating dial; if d ON/OFF SWITCH is selected, exposure compensation can be set by pressing the button once, rotating the dial, and then pressing the button again.

Options
dON WHEN PRESSING dON/OFF SWITCH

TOUCH SCREEN SETTING

Enable or disable touch-screen controls.

xTOUCH SCREEN SETTING

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

xDOUBLE TAP SETTING

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

cTOUCH FUNCTION

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

aTOUCH 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.

LOCK

Lock selected controls to prevent unintended operation.

LOCK SETTING

Choose from the following:

Option Description
UNLOCK Reset lock options.
ALL FUNCTION Lock all controls in the FUNCTION SELECTION list.
SELECTED FUNCTION Lock only the controls selected in the FUNCTION SELECTION list.

FUNCTION SELECTION

Choose the controls locked when SELECTED FUNCTION is chosen for LOCK SETTING.

The controls selected using SELECTED FUNCTION can be locked at any time during shooting by pressing and holding MENU/OK. To unlock the controls, press and hold the button again.