Camera Functions

White Balance

This is referred to as "white balance" that according to the light source, is to be shot in color image is close to the eye. Normally, should be taken with the auto default. If you want to change the color of images taken, please change the white balance to match the light source and weather.

White Balance: Auto
White Balance: Fluorescent
White Balance: Direct sunlight
White Balance: Incandescent

White balance is adjusted automatically. Recommended in most situations.

- Normal (selected cameras only)
- Keep warm lighting colors (selected cameras only)

Use under incandescent lighting.

Choose from seven types of fluorescent lighting.

Direct sunlight:
Use with subjects lit by direct sunlight.

Use with built-in or optional flash units.

Use in daylight under overcast skies.

Use in daylight for subjects in the shade.

Choose color temp.:
Choose a color temperature.

Preset manual:
Set white balance to a previously measured value.


01. White balance is set by pressing the white balance button and rotating the main command dial.
02. The white balance setting is displayed in the information display.
03. White balance can also be adjusted using the White balance option in the shooting menu.
04. The Auto option in the White balance menu offers a choice of Normal and Keep warm lighting colors, which preserves the warm colors produced by incandescent lighting.

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