The Count Down Display

A count down will be displayed 30 s before live view ends automatically (the timer turns red if live view is about to end to protect the internal circuits or, if an option other than No limit is selected for Custom Setting c4—Monitor off delay > Live view; 0 Monitor off Delay—5 s before the monitor is due to turn off automatically). Depending on shooting conditions, the timer may appear immediately when live view is selected.

The Information Display

To hide or display indicators in the monitor, press the R button. The histogram is only displayed in the exposure preview (0 Exposure Preview) or when On (Mode 2) is selected for Silent live view photography (0 Silent Live View Photography). The virtual horizon and histogram displays are not available with the negative digitizer.

Virtual horizon (0 Virtual Horizon)   Information on   Information off

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