Cont. Bracket

still image

Shoots multiple images while automatically shifting the exposure from base to darker and then to lighter. You can select an image that suits your purpose after recording.

  1. Select (Bracket) by turning the drive mode dial.
    • Turn the drive mode dial while holding down the drive mode dial lock release button.
  2. MENU (Shooting) → [Drive Mode][Bracket Settings][Bracket Type][Cont. Bracket] → select the desired exposure value and the number of images you want to shoot.
    • When setting to record two images, you can select whether to adjust the exposure to the + (over) or - (under) side.
    • If you register [Drive Mode] to the function menu, you can also display the setting screen for [Bracket Type] from the function menu.
  3. Adjust the focus and shoot the image.
    • Keep pressing and holding the shutter button until bracket shooting is finished.

Menu item details

Exposure Value:
Sets the amount by which the exposure value is adjusted during bracketing shooting.
Number of Shots:
Sets the number of images to shoot during bracketing shooting.

To set the drive mode using MENU

When the drive mode dial is set to (disabled), you can set the drive mode in MENU.

MENU (Shooting) → [Drive Mode][Drive Mode][Cont. Bracket].


  • The last shot is shown on the auto review.


  • When [ISO AUTO] is selected in [Manual Exposure] mode, the exposure is changed by adjusting the ISO value. If a setting other than [ISO AUTO] is selected, the exposure is changed by adjusting the shutter speed.
  • When the exposure is compensated, the exposure is shifted based on the compensated value.
  • Bracket shooting is unavailable in the following shooting modes:
    • [Intelligent Auto]
    • When [Picture Profile] is set to other than [Off]
  • When the flash is used, the product performs flash bracket shooting, which shifts the amount of flash light even if [Cont. Bracket] is selected. Press the shutter button for each image.