Using the Menus: Shooting Mode
■ Q: Custom White Balance
Choose Q to adjust white
balance for unusual lighting
conditions. The options at
right will be displayed; frame a
white object so that it fills the
monitor and press the shutter button all the way
down to measure white balance.
If “COMPLETED!” is displayed, press MENU/OK to set
white balance to the measured value. This value
is stored even when the camera batteries are
removed and can be reselected by pressing
MENU/OK when custom white balance options are
If “UNDER” is displayed, raise exposure
compensation (pg. 30) and try again. If “OVER” is
displayed, lower exposure compensation and try
To give a deliberate color cast to your photographs,
measure a value for custom white balance using a
colored instead of a white object.
Capture motion in a series of pictures.
• Continuous shooting is not available in A or p
mode. STOP 12 and RFINAL 12 are available
only in , L, M or F mode.
• The flash turns off automatically (pg. 26). The
previously-selected flash mode is restored when OFF
is selected for E CONTINUOUS.
• Frame rate varies with shutter speed.
■ E CONTINUOUS: S TOP 12
The camera takes up to 12 pictures while the
shutter button is pressed.
ANote: S TOP 12/R FINAL 12
While these options are in effect, sensitivities under 400
are automatically raised to 400 or above and image
sizes over 1 are set to 1. Settings that have been
altered from the values selected by the user are shown
in yellow. The original settings are restored when
another option is selected for E CONTINUOUS.