Adjust basic camera settings.
To access basic camera settings, press MENU/OK and select tab H.
Choose the roles played by camera controls.
Choose the roles played by the function button, touch function gestures, and function dial.
Select hBUTTON SETTING > FUNCTION (Fn) SETTING in the H (SET-UP 2) tab.
Highlight the desired control and press MENU/OK.
Highlight any of the following options and press MENU/OK to assign it to the selected control.
PREVIEW DEPTH OF FIELD
AE BKT SETTING
FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING
AUTO IMAGE TAGGING
PREVIEW EXP. IN MANUAL MODE
PREVIEW PIC. EFFECT
To disable the Fn button, choose NONE.
Role selection can also be accessed by pressing and holding the function or DISP/BACK button.
Choose the items displayed in the quick menu.
Select hBUTTON SETTING > EDIT/SAVE QUICK MENU in the H (SET-UP 2) tab.
The current quick menu will be displayed; use the selector to highlight the item you wish to change and press MENU/OK.
Highlight any of the following options and press MENU/OK to assign it to the selected position.
FACE/EYE DETECTION SETTING
MIC LEVEL ADJUSTMENT
SOUND & FLASH
Select NONE to assign no option to the selected position.
The quick menu can also be accessed in shooting mode by holding the Q button.
Choose the direction in which the focus ring is rotated to increase the focus distance.
|XCW (clockwise)||YCCW (counterclockwise)|
Adjust touch control settings.
Enable or disable touch controls.
|ON||Enable touch controls.|
|OFF||Disable touch controls.|
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.
|6||The entire screen can be used.|
|0||Only the right half of the screen can be used.|
|2||Only the top right quarter of the screen can be used.|
|4||Only the bottom right quarter of the screen can be used.|
|1||Only the left half of the screen can be used.|
|3||Only the top left quarter of the screen can be used.|
|5||Only the bottom left quarter of the screen can be used.|
|OFF||Touch controls cannot be used.|
Adjust power management settings.
Choose the length of time before the camera turns off automatically when no operations are performed. Shorter times increase battery life; if OFF is selected, the camera must be turned off manually.
|5 MIN||2 MIN||OFF|
Select ON for faster focus and to reduce the time needed to restart the camera after it has been turned off.
Remove dust from the camera image sensor.
|OK||Clean the sensor immediately.|
|WHEN SWITCHED ON||Sensor cleaning will be performed when the camera is turned on.|
|WHEN SWITCHED OFF||Sensor cleaning will be performed when the camera turns off (sensor cleaning is not however performed if the camera turns off in playback mode).|
Dust that cannot be removed using sensor cleaning can be removed manually.
Adjust file management settings.
New pictures are stored in image files named using a four-digit file number assigned by adding one to the last file number used. The file number is displayed during playback as shown. FRAME NO. controls whether file numbering is reset to 0001 when a new memory card is inserted or the current memory card is formatted.
|Directory number||File number|
|CONTINUOUS||Numbering continues from the last file number used or the first available file number, whichever is higher. Choose this option to reduce the number of pictures with duplicate file names.|
|RENEW||Numbering is reset to 0001 after formatting or when a new memory card is inserted.|
If the frame number reaches 999-9999, the shutter release will be disabled. Format the memory card after transferring to a computer any pictures you wish to keep.
Selecting RRESET sets FRAME NO. to CONTINUOUS but does not reset the file number.
Frame numbers for pictures taken with other cameras may differ.
Choose ON to save unprocessed copies of pictures taken using pFLASH SET-UP > RED EYE REMOVAL.
Change the file name prefix. sRGB images use a four-letter prefix (default “DSCF”), Adobe RGB images a three-letter prefix (“DSF”) preceded by an underscore.
|Option||Default prefix||Sample file name|
Stamp the time and/or date of recording on photographs as they are taken.
|R＋S||Stamp new photographs with the date and time of recording.|
|R||Stamp new photographs with the date of recording.|
|OFF||Do not stamp the time and date on new photographs.|
Time and date stamps cannot be deleted. Turn DATE STAMP off to prevent time and date stamps appearing on new photographs.
If the camera clock is not set, you will be prompted to set the clock to the current date and time.
We recommend that you turn the DPOF “print date” option off when printing images with a time and date stamp.
Time and date stamps do not appear on movies or RAW images or on shots taken using 4K burst or multi-focus.
Choose the gamut of colors available for color reproduction.
|sRGB||Recommended in most situations.|
|Adobe RGB||For commercial printing.|