* The items to be displayed and functions available vary depending on which camera is connected.
When images are captured with camera operations, the Control Panel can be primarily used for checking images to be captured.
When images are captured with the Lightroom plug-in, it takes a certain amount of time before a captured image is transferred to the computer and displayed in Lightroom. The Control Panel is useful when you want to check transferred images straight away.
CAMERA / PC mode selection buttons
When you want to switch from the CAMERA mode to the PC mode, or from the PC mode to the CAMERA mode, click the applicable mode selection button.
Live View / Preview selection buttons
Use these buttons to select the type of image to be displayed in the image display area.
In the CAMERA mode, only the PREVIEW option is available.
When [PREVIEW] is selected, captured images are transferred and displayed in the image display area one after another.
Display selection bars
Use these bars to individually display and hide tools such as Histogram, Navigator and Assist Tools.
Assist Tool display selection bar
Use this bar to display the Assist Tools. Select the Tools for assistance in checking images.
Check the Overlay box to overlay a specified image on a captured image. You can also adjust the image’s opacity, scale, rotation and display location.
Check the Guidelines box to display grid and guidelines in the image display area. You can specify guideline color and use the mouse to drag the guidelines to a different position.
Check the Over / Under-Exposure Warnings box to show highlight clipping and shadow clipping in the image display area.