Previous page Next page

Menus (contd.)

Custom Function Menu

By default the D50 displays a 'simple set' of custom functions, which are the first six. You can enable the full set of twenty custom functions via a setup menu option.

Option Values / Actions Notes
R Menu reset *  • No
 • Reset
 
01 Beep *  • On
 • Off
 
02 Autofocus *  • AF-A
 • AF-S
 • AF-C
- Auto selects AF-S or AF-C
- Single servo auto focus
- Continuous auto focus
03 AF-area mode *  • Single area
 • Dynamic area
 • Closest subject
- Use selected AF point
- Use all and track movement
- Use all and select closest
04 No SD Card? *  • Release locked
 • Enable release
- No shutter release without SD card
05 Image review *  • On
 • Off
 
06 Flash Level *  • -3 to +1 EV  
07 AF assist  • On
 • Off
 
08 AF Area Illum  • Auto
 • On
 • Off
 
09 ISO Control  • On
 • Off
Enables Auto ISO in auto and scene modes
10 ISO Auto  • Off
 • On
1/125 sec
1/60 sec
1/30 sec
1/15 sec
1/8 sec
Enables Auto ISO in creative exposure modes (P, A, S, M modes) when set to 'On' you can select the slowest shutter speed beyond which the camera will raise sensitivity.
11 EV Step  • 1/3 step
 • 1/2 step
EV steps used for shutter / aperture and exp. compen. selection
12 Bracket Set  • Off
 • AE & Flash
 • WB Bracketing
 
13 Metering  • Matrix
 • Center-weighted
 • Spot
 
14 AE-L / AF-L  • AE/AF Lock
 • AE Lock only
 • AF Lock only
 • AE Lock hold
 • AF-ON
 • FV Locks
Control the function of the AE-L/AF-L button
15 AE Lock  • AE-L/AF-L Button
 • + Release button
Require release button to be pressed as well as the AE-L/AF-L button held
16 Flash Mode  • TTL
 • Manual
Full power
1/2 power
1/4 power
1/8 power
1/16 power
 
17 Monitor Off  • 10 sec
 • 20 sec
 • 1 min
 • 5 min
 • 10 min
 
18 Meter Off  • 4 sec
 • 8 sec
 • 16 sec
 • 30 min
The amount of time the exposure meter keeps (and displays) the exposure after a shutter release half-press. Also controls illumination lamp.
19 Self-timer  • 2 sec
 • 5 sec
 • 10 sec
 • 20 sec
 
20 Remote  • 1 min
 • 5 min
 • 10 min
 • 15 min
The amount of time the exposure meter stays active with the remote control

Setup Menu

Option Values / Actions Notes
Format  • No
 • Yes
 
CSM / Setup menu  • Simple
 • Detailed
 
Date Set date & time  
LCD brightness  • -2 to +2  
Video mode  • NTSC
 • PAL
 
Language  • German
 • English
 • Spanish
 • French
 • Italian
 • Dutch
 • Portuguese
 • Russian
 • Swedish
 • Chinese (Traditional)
 • Chinese (Simplified)
 • Japanese
 • Korean
 
Image Comment  • Done
 • Input Comment
 • Attach Comment
Text which is embedded in the header of each image shot
USB  • Mass storage
 • PTP
 
Folders  • Select Folder
 • New
 • Rename
 • Delete
 
File No. Seq.  • Off
 • On
 • Reset
 
Mirror Lock-up  • Yes
 • No
For cleaning the sensor, when selected locks the mirror up
Dust Ref Photo  • Yes
 • No
 
Firmware Ver. Displays loaded firmware version  
Image Rotation  • Automatic
 • Off
 
Previous page Next page
157
I own it
2
I want it
188
I had it
Discuss in the forums

Comments