Pentax Optio S5i User Manual (en)

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You can adjust the overall brightness of the picture.
Use this function to take pictures that are intentionally overexposed or 
underexposed.
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Press the MENU button in Capture mode.
The [A Rec.Mode] menu appears.
2
Use the four-way controller (23
to select [EV Compensation].
3
Use the four-way controller (45
to change the EV setting.
To brighten, set a positive (+) value. To 
darken, set a negative (–) value.
You can choose the EV setting in the range of –2.0 EV to +2.0 EV in 
1/3 EV steps.
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Press the OK button.
The camera is ready to take the picture.
Setting the Exposure (EV Compensation)
EV Compensation is registered on the four-way controller (
45
) in 
the Custom Function default settings in Capture mode, enabling you 
to change the EV setting without displaying the menu (
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The AE metering mode is either center-weighted or spot when the 
EV setting is adjusted.
Saving the EV Compensation Value 
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Rec. Mode
Recorded Pixels
Quality Level
White Balance
Focusing Area
AE  Metering
Sensitivity
Multiple
Auto
AWB
2560x1920
MENU
OK
OK
Exit
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2, 3
4
MENU
±0.0
MENU
OK
OK
Exit
Rec. Mode
EV Compensation
3D Mode
Parallel
Time-lapse Movie
Digital Zoom
Instant Review
Memory
Off
On
1 sec