Nikon D7200 for America User Manual

Image Overlay


Image Overlay

Image overlay combines two existing NEF (RAW) photographs to 
create a single picture that is saved separately from the originals; 
the results, which make use of RAW data from the camera image 
sensor, are noticeably better than overlays created in an imaging 
application. The new picture is saved at current image quality 
and size settings; before creating an overlay, set image quality 
and size (

0 77, 81; all options are available). To create a NEF 

(RAW) copy, choose an image quality of NEF (RAW).


Select Image overlay.
Highlight Image overlay in the 
retouch menu and press 

2. The 

dialog shown at right will be 
displayed, with Image 1 highlighted; 

J to display a picture selection 

dialog listing only NEF (RAW) images 
created with this camera.


Select the first image.
Use the multi selector to highlight the 
first photograph in the overlay. To 
view the highlighted photograph full 
frame, press and hold the 

X (T) 

button. Press 

J to select the 

highlighted photograph and return to 
the preview display.