Shooting mode: Full Menu
The full record menu is split across three pages, use the 4-way controller to move up and down options, certain options can be changed by rolling the main dial, otherwise press the right arrow to enter a sub-menu and change a setting.
Full Shooting Menu
A quick glance down this exploded menu list shows that the Coolpix 5400 has several new features as well as expanded options on some existing features (such as white balance, BSS, Bulb/Timed releases).
|White Balance|| Auto
White Balance Preset
� Speedlight (Flash) *
� Shade *
Choose the current white balance mode, those white balance settings
marked with a * can be fine tuned +/-3 levels.
Spot AF Area
|- 256-segment matrix metering
- Meters only a small central portion
- 80% to the central quarter
- Spot meter only selected AF area
- Approx. 1.5 fps
- 16 568x426 frames on an image
- SXGA or smaller, 3 fps
- 320 x 240, 30 fps
- Stores last 5 images in a burst
|Best Shot Selector|| Off
- Smallest overexposure select
- Smallest underexposure select
- Smallest over/underexposure select
|Sets tone parameters for cameras internal image processing algorithm. Note the removal of the brightness settings.|
|| +2 Maximum
Black & White
|Sets colour saturation parameters for cameras internal image processing algorithm|
|User Setting|| 1
|| Image quality >
Image size >
5M: 2592 x 1944
2M: 1600 x 1200
1M: 1280 x 960
PC: 1024 x 768
TV: 640 x 480
3:2: 2592 x 1728
|Controls the camera's internal sharpening algorithm|
- WC-E80 (0.8x)
- TC-E15ED (1.5x)
- FC-E9 (0.2x)
|Exposure Options|| AE Lock - Off, On,
- Maximum 10 minutes
- Define the length of next exposure
|Focus Options|| AF Area Mode
|This menu provides you with control
over the way the camera selects the AF area mode, whether it evaluates
auto focus all the time (continuous) or just when you half-press the
shutter release and when focus confirmation (LCD image sharpening
effect) is used.
|Zoom Options|| Digital Tele
|Speedlight Options|| Flash Exp. Compensation
-2.0 to +2.0 EV in 0.3 EV steps
Internal & External Active
3 / 5, +/- 0.3, 0.7, 1.0 EV
|Noise Reduction|| Off
|When set to 'On' the camera will use dark frame subtraction to remove noise from exposures of 1/4 sec or longer.|
|Reset All|| No
|Resets current User memory to defaults|
|My Menu|| White balance >
Image quality/size >
User setting >
|Each 'My Menu' position can be re-programmed
to any one of the main menu options
|CF card format|| No
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