Changing the brightness of highlights and shadows
Press the F button (F) and press the INFO button to
display the Highlight & Shadow Control menu. Use HI to
choose a tone level. Choose “low” to darken shadows or
“high” to brighten highlights.
Low tone High tone
IN FOIN FO I NFO
Choosing how the camera measures brightness (metering)
Choose how the camera meters subject brightness.
Press the z button to display
the live control, and select the
metering item using FG.
Select an option with HI and press the z button.
The camera meters exposure in 324 areas of the frame and
optimizes exposure for the current scene or (if an option other
than [OFF] is selected for [I Face Priority]) portrait subject.
This mode is recommended for general use.
This metering mode provides the average
metering between the subject and the
background lighting, placing more weight on
the subject at the center.
Choose this option to meter a small area
(about 2% of the frame) with the camera
pointed at the object you wish to meter.
Exposure will be adjusted according to the
brightness at the metered point.
IHI Spot metering -
Increases spot metering exposure. Ensures bright subjects
ISH Spot metering -
Lowers spot metering exposure. Ensures dark subjects appear
Press the shutter button halfway.
• Normally, the camera will start metering when the shutter button is pressed halfway
and lock exposure while the shutter button is held in this position.