Viewfinder Information Display

Electronic Level

Displays an electronic level at the top of the viewfinder when the shutter button is pressed halfway. Also available in vertical shooting.

  1. Select [Set-up: Viewfinder display].

  2. Select [Electronic level].

  3. Select [Show].

  • (1)
  • (2) 4° or more
  • (3)
  • (4)
  • (5) 7.5° or more


  • There may be a margin of error of approx. ±1°.


Displays a grid in the viewfinder to help you check camera tilt and shot composition.

  1. Select [Set-up: Viewfinder display].

  2. Select [Grid display].

  3. Select [Show].


  • You can display a grid on the screen during Live View shooting and before you start recording a movie ().

Information Display in Viewfinder

Setting information can be displayed in the viewfinder for these shooting functions: shooting mode, metering mode, white balance, drive mode, image quality, AF operation, and flicker detection.

By default, only flicker detection is selected ([Check]).

  1. Select [Set-up: Viewfinder display].

  2. Select [Show/hide in viewfinder].

  3. Add a checkmark [Check] to items to display.

    • Select information to display and press SET to add a checkmark [Check].
    • Repeat this step to add a checkmark [Check] to all information to display, then select [OK].


  • Regardless of the [Check] setting, relevant information appears in the viewfinder when you press the MODE/Drive mode/AF operation/Flash exp comp/metering mode/White balance selection buttons, move the lens focus mode switch, or turn the focusing ring of an electronic MF-equipped lens to switch between AF/MF ().