Exposure compensation can brighten (increased exposure) or darken (decreased exposure) the standard exposure set by the camera.
Exposure compensation is available in , , , and modes. For details on exposure compensation when mode and ISO Auto are both set, see Exposure Compensation with ISO Auto.
Select the exposure level indicator.
- Press the key to display the indicator.
Set the compensation amount.
Decreased exposure, to darken images
Increased exposure, to brighten images
- Set it by looking at the screen as you turn the dial.
- A  icon is displayed to indicate exposure compensation.
Take the picture.
- To cancel exposure compensation, return the exposure level indicator  to , the standard exposure index.