Pentax K-5 In-depth 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
One Push File Format
Press OK for 1 sec
|Defines when the camera's beep noise occurs|
|Guide Display|| Off
|Controls the display of shooting mode and settings when the mode dial is turned|
|Status Screen|| Enable
Auto Screen Rotation
|Brightness Level||-7 to +7|
|LCD Color Tuning|| Blue to Amber (15 steps)
Magenta to Green (15 Steps)
|Video Output|| NTSC
|HDMI Output|| Auto
|USB Connection|| MSC
|Folder Name|| Date
|Create New Folder|| Create new folder
|File Name|| Change
|Copyright information|| Embed Copyright Data
|Auto Power Off|| 1 min
|Select Battery|| Select battery
|Return to default settings|
|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|
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. Auto EV Compensation||1: Off
|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 Adjustable Range||1: On
|11. WB when using Flash||1: Auto White Balance
|12. AWB in Tungsten Light||1: Subtle correction
2: Strong correction
|13. Color temp. steps||1: Kelvin
|Adjust color temperature by temperature or Mired (filter) steps. (K value always shown)|
|14. Superimpose AF area||1: On
|Show AF points in VF|
|15. AF.S Setting||1: Focus-priority
2: Release priority
|16. AF.C Setting||1: Focus-priority
|17. AF Assist Light||1: On
|18. AF with remote control||1: Off
|Enable or disable AF during remote trigger|
|19. Remote control in bulb||1: Mode 1
2: Mode 2
|20. Release while charging flash||1: Off
|Is the shutter locked while waiting for the flash to charge?|
|21. Flash in Wireless Mode||1: On
|Defines whether the built-in flash adds to the flash output in wireless mode|
|22. LCD panel Illumination||1: High
|23. Saving Rotation Info|| 1: On
|Is orientation data written in JPEG metadata?|
|24. Save Menu Location||Reset Menu Location
Save Menu Location
|25. Catch-in focus|| 1: On
|Shutter releases when subject passes pre-set focus distance (AF.S mode/lenses with MF modes only)|
|26. 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.|
|27. Using aperture ring|| 1: Prohibited
|Reset Custom Function|| Reset
|Reset all custom functions to 1 (default)|
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