List of icons on the screen for shooting still images

The displayed contents and their positions in the illustrations are just guidelines, and may differ from the actual displays.

Descriptions are given below the indications of the icons.

Monitor mode

Illustration of the screen in the monitor mode

Viewfinder mode

Illustration of the screen in the viewfinder mode

In addition to the icons described on this page, there are more icons for touch operations (touch function icons) that are displayed on the left or right side of the screen when you swipe the monitor. For details, refer to “Touch function icons.”

  1. Shooting mode/Scene recognition
    Shooting mode
    Shooting mode (Recall Camera Setting)
    Scene Recognition icons
  2. Camera settings
    Memory card for recording / Not memory card for recording
    No memory card inserted
    Nearing the rewriting upper limit of the memory card / Rewriting upper limit of the memory card reached
    Remaining number of recordable images
    Writing data / Number of images left to write
    12M / 11M / 10M / 8.0M / 5.1M / 4.6M / 4.3M / 3.4M / 3.0M / 2.7M / 2.6M / 2.0M / 1.3M / 1.1M / 0.8M
    Image size of still images
    RAW recording (compressed/uncompressed)
    JPEG Quality / HEIF Quality
    Color sampling for HEIF
    Focus Mode
    Flash charging in progress
    Setting Effect OFF
    Exposure Effect (Exposure Setting Only)
    AF Illuminator
    Flickering detected
    SteadyShot off/on, Camera shake warning
    SteadyShot focal length / Camera shake warning
    Optical zoom only/Clear Image Zoom/Digital Zoom
    Remote Shooting (connected) / Remote Shooting (connection error)
    Bright Monitoring
    Silent mode
    Remote control
    Connected to the cloud/Communicating with the cloud/Cloud connection error
    FTP function / FTP transfer status
    Connected to Wi-Fi (via a Wi-Fi access point)
    Disconnected from Wi-Fi (via a Wi-Fi access point)
    Connected to Wi-Fi/Disconnected from Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi Direct)
    Connected to LAN/Disconnected from LAN (When using a USB-LAN conversion adaptor)
    NFC active
    Writing copyright information [On]
    Writing IPTC information (IPTC1 through IPTC20)
    Touch function in shooting mode (Touch Focus/Touch Tracking/Touch Shutter/Off)
    Focus Cancel
    Tracking Cancel
    Bluetooth connection available / Bluetooth connection unavailable
    Obtaining location information / Location information cannot be obtained
    Airplane Mode
    Overheating warning
    Database file full / Database file error
    Tripod recognition
  3. Battery
    Remaining battery
    Remaining battery warning
    USB power supply
  4. Shooting settings
    Drive Mode
    Flash Mode / Wireless Flash / Red Eye Reduction
    Flash Comp.
    Focus Mode
    Focus Area
    Metering Mode
    7500K A5 G5
    White Balance (Auto, Preset, Underwater Auto, Custom, Color temperature, Color filter)
    D-Range Optimizer
    Creative Look
    Face/Eye Prior. in AF
    Shutter Type
    Picture Profile
    Rec. Media Settings
    Finder Frame Rate
    Aspect ratio
  5. Focus indicator/exposure settings
    Focus indicator
    Shutter speed
    Aperture value
    Exposure compensation/Metered Manual
    ISO sensitivity
    AE lock/FEL lock/AWB lock
  6. Guides/other
    Tracking Cancel
    Guide display for tracking
    Focus Cancel
    Guide display for canceling focusing
    Control wheel function
    Guide display for dials

    Bracket indicator

    Spot metering area
    Digital level gauge