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[Question] Details on the highlights display.

During playback, very bright areas in an image are highlighted and blinking on and off in the highlights display. This allows you to check some overexposed area for confirmation.

 

The area circled in red in the below picture (right) is the overexposed area.
This feature shows these overexposed area like below (blinking on and off).

Blinking on and off

[Highlights display]
 

The blinking area in the highlights display is the overexposed area, in which the bright portions of the subject are whitened out and all gradations of color shades are lost. The area without gradations will not be corrected or compensated after taking a picture.

In such a case, it is better taking a picture again, for example; with avoiding direct sunlight, and/or making the exposure compensation (to minus [-]). The exposure compensation option is located in the Shooting menu.

In order to show the highlights display, press the [DISP.] button repeatedly until it appears on the LCD monitor.

Press the [DISP.] button
* The highlights display is for reference only.

 
Answer ID: gxr05032
Date created: December 17, 2010
Date modified: --
Product: GXR (GR LENS A12 28mm F2.5)
Operating system: --
Category: Hardware operations
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