Nikon 13187 User Guide (en)

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Recompose the photograph.
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Take the photograph.
Press the shutter-release button the rest of the way down to shoot. If desired, 
additional pictures can be taken without releasing FV lock.
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Release FV lock.
Press the Fn button to release FV lock. Confirm that the FV lock icon (
e) is no 
longer displayed in the viewfinder.
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Using FV Lock with the Built-in Flash
FV lock is only available with the built-in flash when TTL is selected for Custom Setting e3 
(Flash cntrl for built-in flash
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Using FV Lock with Optional Flash Units 
FV lock is also available with optional flash units in TTL and (where supported) monitor pre-
flash AA and monitor pre-flash A flash control modes. Note that when commander mode is 
selected for Custom Setting e3 (Flash cntrl for built-in flash
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the flash control mode for the master or at least one remote group to TTL or AA.
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Metering
The metering areas for FV lock when using optional flash unit are as follows:
Flash unit
Flash mode
Metered area
Stand-alone flash unit
i-TTL
5-mm circle in center of frame
AA
Area metered by flash exposure meter
Used with other flash units 
(Advanced Wireless Lighting)
i-TTL
Entire frame
AA
Area metered by flash exposure meter
A (master flash)
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See Also
For information on using the depth-of-field preview or 
AE-L/AF-L button for FV lock, see 
Custom Setting f3 (Assign preview button
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button