List of mode dial function
You can select the desired shooting mode by turning the mode dial.
- Turn the mode dial while pressing the mode dial lock release button in the center of the mode dial.
Allows you to shoot with automatic scene recognition.
P (Program Auto):
Allows you to shoot with the exposure adjusted automatically (both the shutter speed and the aperture value (F value)). Also you can select various settings using the menu.
A (Aperture Priority):
Allows you to adjust the aperture and shoot when you want to blur the background, etc.
S (Shutter Priority):
Allows you to shoot fast-moving subjects etc., by manually adjusting the shutter speed.
M (Manual Exposure):
Allows you to shoot still images with the desired exposure by adjusting the exposure (both the shutter speed and the aperture value (F value)).
1/2/3 (Memory recall):
Allows you to shoot an image after recalling often-used modes or numeric settings registered in advance.
Allows you to change the exposure mode for movie recording and slow-motion/quick-motion movie recording.
Allows you to shoot a panoramic image by compositing the images.