Record Menu contd.
| Enables in-camera
post-processing filters which adjust the brightness and contrast of
the image after it's taken but before it's written to the CF card.
An interesting feature which gives the photographer good control over the cameras internal processing algorithms, something which is normally beyond our reach.
| New to the 995 (and
definitely sought after) is the ability to control the overall saturation
of colours in the final image (again, is related to Image Adjustment,
People who lust after strong colours and who like the colour reproduction of (say) the Sony DSC series would probably leave this setting at +1 (we'll cover this in more detail later in the review).
Switches the camera into special modes depending on the optional lens attachment used. Each of these modes is intended to work with Nikon Coolpix lenses. Additionally there's now support for Nikon's own Slide Copy adapter.
Details of these optional lenses can be found in the Accessories section of this review.
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The user settings menu allows you to choose between three different "memories" of settings each memory contains the values of various settings (white balance, metering, continuous mode, BSS mode, lens, image adjustment and sharpening).
This feature can be useful for memorizing particular settings for shooting in a particular environment or a style of shot, or if the camera is shared by up to three people.
| The Exposure Options menu
is split into three sub-menus:
| The Focus Options menu
is split into four sub-menus:
| This option gives
you control over the cameras sharpening algorithm which is applied
before the image is saved, interestingly if you set it to Auto it
will pick Low more often than not.
| The Auto Bracketing menu
has three options and a sub-menu:
| Another new feature
to the 995, enabling Noise Reduction appears to remove long exposure
"stuck pixels" (by "dark frame subtraction")
| Resets the camera
back to its factory defaults, all custom and programmed settings will
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