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Record menu

Pressing the MENU button while in auto record mode displays the menu shown to the left (scene exposure modes use a subset of this). The menu is split into two tabs, the first of which contains settings which control exposure and image, the second being the record mode setup menu.

Use the 4-way controller to navigate the menu system, the up and down buttons choose options and the right button selects.

Record mode menu

Select image quality (JPEG compression):

Fine (approx. 1:4 compression)
Normal (approx. 1:8 compression)
Basic (approx. 1:16 compression)

Select image size:

Full (1600 x 1200)
XGA (1024 x 768)
VGA (640 x 480)

Select white balance mode:

Auto
White balance preset (manually shoot a white balance preset from a white / gray card)
Fine
Incandescent
Fluorescent
Cloudy
Speedlight (flash)

Select drive mode:

Single
Continuous (~1.5 fps, max 5 frames)
Multi-shot 16 (sixteen 400 x 300 'thumbnails' on a 1600 x 1200 image)

Best shot selection:

Off
On

(When enabled camera chooses sharpest image from a sequence based on size of JPEG file - larger file = more detail)

Exposure compensation:

+/-2 EV in 0.3 EV steps

 

Set in-camera sharpening level:

Auto (camera decides based on scene)
Normal
High
Low
Off

 

The Coolpix 775 is designed as an entry level digital camera, and as such the number of features have been reduced. However it's good to see that you can still set white balance (including manual preset), drive mode and in-camera sharpening level.

Record mode setup menu

Set LCD brightness - five levels.

Set Auto Transfer options:

On (all images are automatically tagged for transfer)
Off

Controls filename sequence number behaviour:

On - files use a continuous running number in their filename
Off - files running number is reset when a blank card is inserted (or card is formatted)
Reset - reset current running number

Formats Compact Flash card, all data is erased including hidden and protected images.

Sets camera's internal date, time and date format (D M Y / M D Y / Y M D).

Set power saving power-off time:

30 seconds
1 minute
5 minutes
30 minutes

Select video out format:

NTSC
PAL

Select menu / alerts language:

Deutch (German)
English
French
Spanish


Play menu

Pressing the MENU button while in play mode displays the menu shown to the left.

Use the 4-way controller to navigate the menu system, the up and down buttons choose options and the right button selects.

Play mode menu

Delete images:

Selected (example)
All images
Print set (clear print selections)

Start a slideshow of images:

Start
Frame Interval (2, 3, 5 or 10 secs)

Use a 3 x 2 thumbnail view to select images which are protected. Left and right buttons scroll through images, up and down mark image as protected or normal. Protected images can still be lost by performing a card format.

Use a 3 x 2 thumbnail view to select images for printing. Left and right buttons scroll through images, up and down mark image for printing, keep pressing up arrow to increase the number of copies of that image. For use with DPOF compatible printers.

 

Select images for auto transfer:

All On (mark all images to be transferred)
All Off

 
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