Using the Clock

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Using the Clock

You can display the current date and time for 
a 5-second* interval using the following 
methods. This is convenient for confirming 
the shooting date and time.

* Default setting

• Holding the SET Button While Pressing the ON/OFF Button 

- The start-up image will not display at startup, also the start-up sound 

will not play.

- The Date/Time menu will display if the time has not been set. 
- The Display Off function will not work while the clock display is on.

• Pressing and Holding the SET/FUNC. Button in Shooting Mode

The clock display will differ according to the camera orientation.

- Camera held horizontally: only the time displays
- Camera held vertically: both the time and date display

While the clock display is on, you can 
change the display color by pressing 
the 

 or 

 button or by gently 

shaking the camera as shown in the 
illustration. Feel free to change to your 
preferred color.

The clock display will cease when the display interval is over or when you 
operate any one of the SET/FUNC., MENU or Shutter buttons or the mode 
switch.
• The clock cannot be displayed when menus are displayed with the MENU

button.

• The clock’s display time can be changed in the 

 (Set up) menu (p. 52).