You can specify to use the screen or viewfinder for display, to avoid accidentally activating the eye sensor when the screen is open.
Select [: Screen/viewfinder display].
Select an option.
AUTO1: Auto 1 (: only screen)
Always use the screen for display when it is swung out.
Use the screen for display when it is closed and facing you, and switch to viewfinder display when you look through the viewfinder.
AUTO2: Auto 2 (: auto switching)
Always use the screen for display, but switch to the viewfinder when you look through it.
Always use the viewfinder for display.
Always use the screen for display when it is closed and facing you.
- You can also switch between viewfinder and screen display by pressing a button you have customized by assigning to switching. With this setting set to [AUTO1] or [AUTO2], the camera responds to the eye sensor accordingly.
- With [AUTO1] set, the camera responds to the eye sensor when the screen is closed and facing you but does not respond when it is swung out.