Flash control mode

When a flash unit (an SB-500, SB-400, or SB-300) is mounted on the camera, the flash control mode, flash level, and other flash settings can be adjusted using the [Flash control] > [Flash control mode] item in the photo shooting menu.

  • Settings for flash units other than the SB-500, SB-400, and SB-300 can only be adjusted using flash unit controls.
  • Flash output is adjusted automatically in response to shooting conditions.
  • Flash compensation can be adjusted using [Flash compensation] in the photo shooting menu.
  • Choose the flash level manually.
  • Flash output is selected using [Manual output amount].