Select [On] to preview how the options currently selected for shutter speed, aperture, and ISO sensitivity affect exposure while taking photographs in modes P, S, A, and M.

Exposure Preview
  • Exposure preview is not available when A (Bulb) or % (Time) is selected for shutter speed. Note that the preview may not accurately reflect the final results when:

    • [On] is selected for Custom Setting d6 [Extended shutter speeds (M)] and shutter speed is 60 s or slower

    • Flash lighting is used

    • [Active D‑Lighting] or [HDR (high dynamic range)] is in effect

    • s is selected for shutter speed

    • Bracketing is in effect

  • If the subject is very bright or very dark, the exposure indicators will flash to warn that the preview may not accurately reflect exposure.

  • Exposure can be adjusted by ±5 EV, although only values between −3 and +3 EV are reflected in the preview display.

A Custom Settings: Fine-Tuning Camera Settings

a: Autofocus01

b: Metering/Exposure

c: Timers/AE Lock

d: Shooting/Display

e: Bracketing/Flash

f: Controls

g: Movie