Nikon Nikon 1 AW1 Reference Manual (en)

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Select Yes to reset the options in the image processing menu to
default values (
White balance ensures that colors are unaffected by the color of
the light source.  Auto white balance is recommended for most
light sources, but other values can be selected if necessary
according to the type of source.
Reset Processing Options
White Balance
Auto
Automatic white balance adjustment.  Recom-
mended in most situations.
Underwater
For underwater photography. The camera automat-
ically corrects for the blue cast produced by under-
water lighting.
Incandescent
Use under incandescent lighting.
Fluorescent
Use with cool-white fluorescent lighting.
Direct sunlight
Use with subjects lit by direct sunlight.
Flash
Use with built-in flash.
Cloudy
Use in daylight under overcast skies.
Shade
Use in daylight with subjects in the shade.
Preset manual
Measure white balance (
A
White Balance and Shooting Mode
In auto and best moment capture modes and creative modes other
than PSA, and M, and when 
Scene auto selector (0 155) is chosen
in Motion Snapshot mode, white balance is adjusted automatically
according to the scene.