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Camera Menus

The E-1's menus are split into four tabbed groups; Record menu, Play menu, Setup menu 1 and Setup menu 2. Use the 4-way controller to move down the tabs, press right to enter the menu and change settings. Each menu is described below.

Record menu

Option Values / Actions Notes
Card Setup  • All Erase
 • Format
 
Saturation

 • CS
    • CS0
    • CS1
    • CS2 (default)
    • CS3
    • CS4
 • CM1: Red
 • CM2: Green
 • CM3: Blue
 • CM4: Skin tones

- Custom saturation level
- Low saturation



- High saturation
- Enhances reds
- Enhances greens
- Enhances blues
- Color balance for shooting skin tones
Contrast  • -2 to +2  
Sharpness  • -3 to +3  
Color Space  • sRGB
 • Adobe RGB
Selects color space, images do not have embedded profiles although EXIF 'Colorspace' tag does change
WB Bracket  • Off
 • 3 frames, 2 step
 • 3 frames, 4 step
 • 3 frames, 6 step
 
RAW & JPEG  • Off
 • On
Stores a RAW alongside selected JPEG image (SHQ, HQ, SQ)
Noise Filter  • Off
 • On
Reduce ISO 'random noise'
Noise Reduction  • Off
 • On
Reduce long exposure noise, only exposures 2 sec or slower
Shading Comp.  • Off
 • On
Compensate for vignetting effects at extreme wide angles
AF Illuminator  • Off
 • On
 
Anti-Shock  • Off
 • 1 - 30 sec
Provides a timed 'mirror lock-up' facility for taking long exposures
Pixel Mapping  • Start  
Flash power compensation  • -2.0 to +2.0 EV
 • 1/3, 1/2 or 1.0 EV steps
 

Play menu

Option Values / Actions Notes
Slideshow  • Single image
 • 2 x 2 thumbnail index
 • 3 x 3 thumbnail index
 • 4 x 4 thumbnail index
 
Rotate enable  • Off
 • On
When enabled roll the sub dial to rotate an image in play mode
Raw Data Edit  • Start Creates a JPEG copy of the current RAW image using current camera settings (such as WB, sharpness, tone etc.)
DPOF  • Mark image
 • Mark ALL images
 • Index sheet
 

Setup menu 1

Option Values / Actions Notes
EV Step  • 1/3 EV
 • 1/2 EV
 • 1 EV

Change exposure step used when selecting exposure compensation, apertures, shutter speed etc.

ISO Boost  • Off
 • On
Provides access to the ISO 1600 and ISO 3200 settings
WB Fine tune  • Change Allows you to fine tune each white balance preset -7 to +7
SQ  • Pixel Count
    • 1600 x 1200
    • 1280 x 960
    • 1024 x 768
    • 640 x 480
 • Compression
    • 1/2.7
    • 1/8
Sets the image size and JPEG compression of the 'SQ' setting
AEL/AFL  • S-AF (Mode 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)
 • C-AF (Mode 6, 7)
 • MF (Mode 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)
Modifies the behavior of the AEL button and shutter release button
Dial  • P (+/-, Ps)
 • A (+/-, F No.)
 • S (+/-, Shutter)
 • M (F No., Shutter)
Allows you to customize the operation of the main and sub dials in each exposure mode
Focus ring  • CCW
 • CW
Defines the direction in which the focus ring is turned to focus towards Infinity
S. AF + MF  • Off
 • On
If enabled you can adjust the focus position after AF lock by turning the focus ring
Release Priority S  • Off
 • On
If enabled the shutter will open even if AF hasn't locked
Release Priority C  • Off
 • On
If enabled the shutter will open even if AF hasn't locked
Reset Lens  • Off
 • On
If enabled the lens will return to the Infinity position when the camera is powered off
PC Mode  • Storage
 • Control
 
Erase Settings  • No
 • Yes
 
Cleaning Mode  • Start For cleaning the sensor
Custom Reset Setting  • Reset 1 (Set / Clear)
 • Reset 2 (Set / Clear)
 • Reset 3 (Set / Clear)
 • Reset 4 (Set / Clear)
Set / Recall memorized settings

Setup menu 2

Option Values / Actions Notes
Date / Time  • Date Format
 • Date
 • Time
 
File Name  • Auto
 • Reset
 
Record View  • Off
 • Auto
 • 5 sec
 • 20 sec
 
Beep  • Off
 • On
 
LCD Brightness  • -7 to +7  
Sleep  • Off
 • 1 min
 • 3 min
 • 5 min
 • 10 min
 
Language  • Japanese
 • English
 • German
 • French
 • Spanish
 • Korean
 
Video Out  • NTSC
 • PAL
 
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