Pentax K-30 Review
|Option||Values / Actions||Notes|
|Date Adjust|| Format
|World Time|| Set
Set destination time
Set hometown time
|Selects home and a visited destination time zone from a selection of 51 cities.|
|Text Size|| Standard
|Sound Effects|| Volume
One Push File Format
|Defines when the camera's beep noise occurs|
|LCD Display|| Guide Display
Choose between 12
|Controls the display of shooting mode and settings when the mode dial is turned|
|LCD Display Settings|| Brightness Level
-7 to +7
Blue to Amber (15 steps)
Magenta to Green (15 Steps)
|Flicker Reduction|| 50Hz
|Interface Options|| Video Output
|Folder Name|| Date
|Create New Folder|| Create new folder
|Copyright information|| Embed Copyright Data
|Auto Power Off|| 1 min
|Return to default settings|
|AA Battery Type|| Auto-detect
|Pixel Mapping|| Ok
|Dust Removal|| Dust Removal
|Manually perform the dust removal process or engage it to occur at start-up|
|Sensor cleaning|| Mirror Up
|Locks the mirror in the up position to allow manual sensor cleaning|
|Format the SD card|
|Firmware Info/Options||Displays Firmware version|
Custom Function menu
|Option||Values / Actions||Notes|
|1. EV Steps|| 1: 1/2 EV
2: 1/3 EV
|2. Sensitivity Steps||1: 1 EV Steps
2: As EV Steps
|3. Expanded Sensitivity||1: Off
|Allows the use of ISO 80 to 51200|
|4. Meter Operating Time||1: 10 sec
2: 3 sec
3: 30 sec
|Exposure metering timer on time|
|5. AE-L with AF locked||1: Off
|AF-AE Lock on|
|6. Link AE to AF point||1: Off
|When set to On the camera links AE to the AF point|
|7. Bulb (B) Mode Options||1: Mode 1
2: Mode 2
|Mode 1: Press and hold shutter
Mode 2: Press to start, press again to stop exposure
|8. Auto Bracketing Order||1: 0 - +
2: - 0 +
3: + 0 -
4: 0 + -
|9. One-Push Bracketing||1: Off
|When 'on,' a single shutter press takes all bracketed shots|
|10. WB when using Flash||1: Auto White Balance
|11. AWB in Tungsten Light||1: Subtle correction
2: Strong correction
|12. Color temp. steps||1: Kelvin
|Adjust color temperature by temperature or Mired (filter) steps. (K value always shown)|
|13. Superimpose AF area||1: On
|Show AF points in VF|
|14. AF with remote control||1: Off
|Enable or disable AF during remote trigger|
|15. AF.S Setting||1: Focus-priority
2: Release priority
|16. AF.C Setting||1: Focus-priority
|17. Release while charging flash||1: Off
|Is the shutter locked while waiting for the flash to charge?|
|18. Flash in Wireless Mode||1: On
|Defines whether the built-in flash adds to the flash output in wireless mode|
|19. Saving Rotation Info|| 1: On
|Is orientation data written in JPEG metadata?|
|20. Save Menu Location||Reset Menu Location
Save Menu Location
|21. Catch-in focus|| 1: On
|Shutter releases when subject passes pre-set focus distance (AF.S mode/lenses with MF modes only)|
|22. AF Fine Adjustment|| 1: Off
-10 to +10
-10 to +10
|Applies a correction to the default AF. The same correction can either be applied to all lenses or on a lens-by-lens basis to up to 20 lenses.|
|23. Using aperture ring|| 1: Off
|Reset Custom Function|| Reset
|Reset all custom functions to 1 (default)|
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