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Film Simulation Film Simulation
Simulate the e ects of di erent kinds of lm, including black-and-white (with or without color lters).
Press MENU/OK in shooting mode to display the shooting menu. Press
the selector up or down to highlight P FILM SIMULATION and
FILM SIMULATION BKT
Press the selector up or down to highlight one of the following options and press MENU/OK to select.
cc (PROVIA/STANDARD)(PROVIA/STANDARD) Standard color reproduction. Suited to a wide range of subjects, from portraits to landscapes.
(Velvia/VIVD)(Velvia/VIVD) A high-contrast palette of saturated colors, suited to nature photos.
(ASTIA/SOFT)(ASTIA/SOFT) Enhances the range of hues available for skin tones in portraits while preserving the bright blues
of daylight skies. Recommended for outdoor portrait photography.
(PRO Neg. Hi)(PRO Neg. Hi) O ers slightly more contrast than h (PRO Neg. Std). Recommended for outdoor portrait pho-
(PRO Neg. Std)(PRO Neg. Std) A soft-toned palette. The range of hues available for skin tones is enhanced, making this a good
choice for studio portrait photography.
(MONOCHROME)(MONOCHROME) Take pictures in standard black and white.
ee (MONOCHROME + Ye FILTER)(MONOCHROME + Ye FILTER) Take black-and-white pictures with slightly increased contrast. This setting also slightly tones
down the brightness of the sky.
dd (MONOCHROME + R FILTER)(MONOCHROME + R FILTER) Take black-and-white pictures with increased contrast. This setting also tones down the bright-
ness of the sky.
ff (MONOCHROME + G FILTER)(MONOCHROME + G FILTER) Soften skin tones in black-and-white portraits
ff (SEPIA)(SEPIA) Take pictures in sepia.
RFilm simulation options can be combined with tone and sharpness settings (P 69).