Digital Still CameraDSC-W830

Exposure Compensation

You can adjust exposure manually in 1/3 EV steps in a range of –2.0 EV to +2.0 EV.

  1. MENU - (Exposure Compensation) - desired Exposure Compensation - on the control button

Adjusting exposure for better looking images

A: Overexposure (too much light)

B: Correct exposure

C: Underexposure (too little light)

  • When the image shot is overexposed, adjust [Exposure Compensation] to the minus side.
  • When the image shot is underexposed, adjust [Exposure Compensation] to the plus side.


  • If you shoot a subject in extremely bright or dark conditions, or when you use flash, exposure adjustment may not be effective.